Port Washington High School

  • Port Washington High School serves 809 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 45-49% (which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 43%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 55-59% (which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 45%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Wisconsin state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 30%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Port Washington High School's student population of 809 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 56 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students809 students
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Total Classroom Teachers56 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Port Washington High School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Port Washington High School is 0.19, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.27. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WI)
Overall School Rank#669 out of 2,027 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
43%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
5%
12%
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Black
4%
9%
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White
90%
70%
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Two or more races
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Port Washington High School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Port Washington High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WI.
Diversity Score0.190.27
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Graduation Rate
97%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
11%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Port Washington High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePort Washington-Saukville School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

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