Waunakee Middle School

  • Waunakee Middle School serves 654 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 63% (which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 43%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 70% (which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 45%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Wisconsin state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 30%.

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School Overview

  • Waunakee Middle School's student population of 654 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 48 teachers has grown by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students654 students
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Total Classroom Teachers48 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Waunakee Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Waunakee Middle School is 0.17, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.27. 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#168 out of 2,027 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
43%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Waunakee Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
4%
12%
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Black
1%
9%
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White
91%
70%
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Two or more races
3%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Waunakee Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WI.
Diversity Score0.170.27
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Eligible for Free Lunch
6%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Waunakee Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWaunakee Community School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

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