Waite High School

  • Waite High School serves 1,029 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 14% (which is lower than the Ohio state average of 62%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 32% (which is lower than the Ohio state average of 63%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Waite High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Ohio for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Ohio state level of 18:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Ohio state average of 30%.

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School Overview

  • Waite High School's student population of 1,029 students has grown by 18% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 70 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,029 students
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Total Classroom Teachers70 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Waite High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,255 schools in Ohio (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 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Waite High School is 0.71, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.48. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (OH)
Overall School Rank#2992 out of 3255 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
14%
62%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:118:1
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American Indian
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Asian
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2%
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Hispanic
27%
6%
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Black
24%
17%
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White
40%
70%
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Two or more races
9%
5%
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Diversity Score0.710.48
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Graduation Rate
55%
82%
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
21%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Waite High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ohio by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameToledo City School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, OH Dept. of Education

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I absolutely love Waite High School. It is an amazing school with amazing classes. It is easy to make friends. The administratrors are very strict on the No Bullying rule. Sure there are some teachers who act like they dont care, but dont all schools have those?
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