Washington Junior High School

2101 Division St
Manitowoc, WI 54220
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Washington Junior High School serves 594 students in grades 7-9.
Washington Junior High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Wisconsin for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 33% (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 31% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Wisconsin state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 30% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

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School Overview

Washington Junior High School's student population of 594 students has grown by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 45 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-9
Total Students594 students
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Total Classroom Teachers45 teachers
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School Comparison

Washington Junior High School is ranked within the bottom 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 Washington Junior High School is 0.59, 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
#1561 out of 2029 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
16%
4%
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Hispanic
15%
12%
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Black
5%
9%
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White
60%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.590.49
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Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
32%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameManitowoc School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Washington Junior High School is Lincoln High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Wilson Junior High School (2.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Jefferson Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Manitowoc Jefferson Elementary School Math: 22% | Reading: 27%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 1-6 | 396 students
    0.4 miles
    1415 Division St
    Manitowoc, WI 54220
    (920) 663-9530
    0.4 1-6 396
  • Manitowoc Lincoln High School Math: 31% | Reading: 26%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 10-12 | 1,064 student
    0.8 miles
    1433 S 8th St
    Manitowoc, WI 54220
    (920) 663-9600
    0.8 10-12 1,064
  • Manitowoc Monroe Elementary School Math: 42% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 1-6 | 342 students
    0.9 miles
    2502 S 14th St
    Manitowoc, WI 54220
    (920) 663-9550
    0.9 1-6 342
  • Manitowoc Franklin Elementary School Math: 27% | Reading: 30%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 1-6 | 412 students
    1.1 miles
    800 S 35th St
    Manitowoc, WI 54220
    (920) 663-9510
    1.1 1-6 412
  • Manitowoc Mckinley Academy Alternative School
    Charter School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 54 students
    1.6 miles
    1010 Huron St
    Manitowoc, WI 54220
    (920) 686-4700
    1.6 9-12 54

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