Waukesha Transition Academy

  • Waukesha Transition Academy serves 37 students in grades 12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the Wisconsin state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 30%.

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School Overview

  • Waukesha Transition Academy's student population of 37 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 5 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades 12
Total Students37 students
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Total Classroom Teachers5 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Waukesha Transition Academy's student:teacher ratio of 7:1 has decreased from 8:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Waukesha Transition Academy is 0.32, 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)
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Student : Teacher Ratio7:115:1
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Asian
8%
4%
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Hispanic
8%
12%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Waukesha Transition Academy and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
2%
9%
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White
82%
70%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Waukesha Transition Academy and the percentage of White public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
n/a
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Waukesha Transition Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WI.
Diversity Score0.320.28
This chart display the diversity score of Waukesha Transition Academy and the public school average diversity score of Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate (15-16)<50%
86%
Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Waukesha Transition Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWaukesha School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

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