Spencer Junior High/high

  • Spencer Junior High/high serves 368 students in grades 6-12.
  • 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 50-54% (which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Spencer Junior High/high placed in the top 50% of all schools in Wisconsin for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Wisconsin state level of 15:1.

School Overview

  • Spencer Junior High/high's student population of 368 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students368 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Spencer Junior High/high 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 15:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Spencer Junior High/high is 0.11, 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 Testing Rank#835 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)50-54%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
4%
12%
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Black
n/a
9%
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White
93%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score0.110.49
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Graduation Rate≥90%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
29%
32%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSpencer School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

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