Rhinelander High School

  • Rhinelander High School serves 724 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 20-24% (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 35-39% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 45%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Wisconsin state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority American Indian and Hispanic), which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 30%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Rhinelander High School's student population of 724 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 44 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students724 students
This chart display total students of Rhinelander High School by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Gender %This chart display gender of Rhinelander High School
Total Classroom Teachers44 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Rhinelander High School by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Rhinelander High School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Rhinelander High School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Rhinelander High School is 0.15, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.28. 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#1262 out of 2,027 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
43%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Rhinelander 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)35-39%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Rhinelander 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 Ratio16:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Rhinelander High School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
American Indian
4%
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Rhinelander High School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Rhinelander High School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
3%
12%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Rhinelander High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
1%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Rhinelander High School and the percentage of Black public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
92%
70%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Rhinelander 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
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Rhinelander High School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Rhinelander High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WI.
Diversity Score0.150.28
This chart display the diversity score of Rhinelander High School and the public school average diversity score of Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate85-89%
87%
This chart display graduation rate of Rhinelander High School and public school graduation rate of Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
26%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Rhinelander High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Rhinelander 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 NameRhinelander School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

Show me:

School Reviews

Review Rhinelander High School. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Rate this school:
Recent Articles
Learn how various states regulate maximum class sizes.
Being a parent is never easy, but some children are more challenging than others. If you're concerned that your child's behavioral issues might be more than just temporary, consider whether an alternative school might be the next move.
All students deserve to have an equal chance at academic success but not every student learns in the same way. Alternative schools provide students with unique challenges or abilities an opportunity to succeed in a different educational setting. Keep reading to learn more about alternative schools and their impact on college admissions.