South Division High School

  • South Division High School serves 1,388 students in grades 9-12.
  • Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 29%.
  • South Division High School operates within the Milwaukee School District.
  • Milwaukee School District's 64% graduation rate is lower than the WI state average of 95%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1388 students has grown by 21% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,388 students
South Division High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %South Division High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachersn/a
South Division High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by GradeSouth Division High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(WI) School Average
Student : Teacher Ration/an/a
South Division High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
American Indian
n/a
1%
South Division High School American Indian Students (1989-2014)
Asian
11%
4%
South Division High School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
53%
11%
South Division High School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
30%
10%
South Division High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
6%
71%
South Division High School White Students (1988-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsSouth Division High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownWI All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.620.48
South Division High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
88%
36%
South Division High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
5%
South Division High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

  • Milwaukee School District's student population of 78,342 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 64% has increased from 57% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $16,193 is higher than the state average of $13,583. The district revenue/student has grown by 9% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $16,087 is higher than the state average of $13,316. The district spending/student has grown by 10% over four years.
School District NameMilwaukee School District
Number of Schools
Managed
159
3
Number of Students Managed78,342850
Milwaukee School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate64%95%
Milwaukee School District Graduation Rate (1998-2015)
District Total Revenue$1,269 MM$12 MM
Milwaukee School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$1,261 MM$12 MM
Milwaukee School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$16,193$13,583
Milwaukee School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$16,087$13,316
Milwaukee School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

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