Verona Area High School

300 Richard St
Verona, WI 53593
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
7/
10
Top 50%
Verona Area High School serves 1,548 students in grades 9-12.
Verona Area High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Wisconsin for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 48% (which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 51% (which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Wisconsin state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 30% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Verona Area High School's student population of 1,548 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 104 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,548 students
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Total Classroom Teachers104 teachers
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School Comparison

Verona Area 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 diversity score of Verona Area High School is 0.54, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WI)
Overall Testing Rank
#681 out of 2029 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
4%
4%
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Hispanic
19%
12%
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Black
6%
9%
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White
65%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.540.49
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Graduation Rate
95%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
32%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameVerona Area School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Verona Area High School is Exploration Academy (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Badger Ridge Middle School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Madison Early Childhood
    Grades: PK | 11 students
    0.0 miles
    5830 Devoro Rd
    Madison, WI 53711
    (608) 845-4200
    0 PK 11
  • Verona Exploration Academy Charter School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: 21-39%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 76 students
    0.1 miles
    400 N Main St
    Verona, WI 53593
    (608) 845-4550
    0.1 9-12 76
  • Verona Badger Ridge Middle School Math: 33% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 521 students
    0.3 miles
    740 N Main St
    Verona, WI 53593
    (608) 845-4100
    0.3 6-8 521
  • Verona Core Knowledge Charter School Charter School
    Math: 44% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 416 students
    0.3 miles
    740 N Main St
    Verona, WI 53593
    (608) 845-4130
    0.3 K-8 416
  • Verona New Century School Charter School
    Math: 70-79% | Reading: 60-69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: K-5 | 123 students
    0.4 miles
    420 Church St
    Verona, WI 53593
    (608) 845-4900
    0.4 K-5 123

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