Washburn High School

  • Washburn High School serves 183 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 30-39% (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 50-59% (which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 45%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Wisconsin state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 30%.

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School Overview

  • Washburn High School's student population of 183 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2015)
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students183 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Washburn High School's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Washburn High School is 0.40, which is more 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#1202 out of 2,027 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)30-39%
43%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-59%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:115:1
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American Indian
16%
1%
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Asian
2%
4%
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Hispanic
2%
12%
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Black
2%
9%
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White
76%
70%
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Two or more races
2%
3%
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Diversity Score0.400.28
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Graduation Rate90-94%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
22%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWashburn School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

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