Pulaski High School

  • Pulaski High School serves 851 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤5% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 43%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≤5% (which is lower 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 95% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 30%.

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School Overview

  • Pulaski High School's student population of 851 students has declined by 36% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 61 teachers has grown by 32% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students851 students
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Total Classroom Teachers61 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Pulaski High School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 29:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Pulaski High School is 0.65, which is more 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WI)
Overall School Rank#1978 out of 2,027 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤5%
43%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Pulaski High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤5%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Pulaski High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
12%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Pulaski High School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
37%
12%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Pulaski High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
45%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Pulaski High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
5%
70%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Pulaski High School and the percentage of White public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
3%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Pulaski High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WI.
Diversity Score0.650.49
This chart display the diversity score of Pulaski High School and the public school average diversity score of Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
49%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
80%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Pulaski High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMilwaukee School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

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