Poynette High School

  • Poynette High School serves 327 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (which is lower than 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.
  • Poynette High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Wisconsin for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Wisconsin state level of 15:1.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Poynette High School's student population of 327 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students327 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Poynette 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 13:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Poynette High School is 0.10, 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#992 out of 2029 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
3%
12%
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Black
n/a
9%
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White
95%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score0.100.49
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Graduation Rate≥95%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
32%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePoynette School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

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