Pecatonica High School

  • Pecatonica High School serves 41 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (which is approximately equal to the Wisconsin state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Pecatonica High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Wisconsin for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 2:1 is lower than the Wisconsin state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 30%.

Top Placements

Pecatonica High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Wisconsin for:

School Overview

  • Pecatonica High School's student population of 41 students has declined by 80% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students41 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Pecatonica High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,029 schools in Wisconsin (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 2:1 has decreased from 10:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Pecatonica High School is 0.13, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.49. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WI)
Overall School Rank#857 out of 2029 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio2:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
3%
12%
Black
2%
9%
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White
93%
70%
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Two or more races
2%
4%
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Pecatonica High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WI.
Diversity Score0.130.49
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Graduation Rate≥80%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
26%
32%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePecatonica Area School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

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