Waupaca Middle School

  • Waupaca Middle School serves 592 students in grades 5-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 49% (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 51% (which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 45%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 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

  • Waupaca Middle School's student population of 592 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 47 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 5-8
Total Students592 students
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Total Classroom Teachers47 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Waupaca Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Waupaca Middle School is 0.17, which is less 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WI)
Overall School Rank#1234 out of 2,027 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
43%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Waupaca Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Waupaca 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 Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Waupaca Middle School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Asian
1%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Waupaca Middle School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
6%
12%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Waupaca Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
n/a
9%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Waupaca Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
91%
70%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Waupaca Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Waupaca Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WI.
Diversity Score0.170.49
This chart display the diversity score of Waupaca Middle School and the public school average diversity score of Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Waupaca Middle School 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
7%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Waupaca 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 NameWaupaca School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

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