Waupun Area Junior High School

  • Waupun Area Junior High School serves 264 students in grades 7-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 34% (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 37% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Waupun Area 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.
  • Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 30%.

School Overview

  • Waupun Area Junior High School's student population of 264 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-8
Total Students264 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Waupun Area 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 Waupun Area Junior High School is 0.24, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WI)
Overall Testing Rank#1358 out of 2029 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:1n/a
American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
7%
12%
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Black
2%
9%
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White
87%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Waupun Area Junior High School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WI.
Diversity Score0.240.49
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Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
32%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Waupun Area Junior High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWaupun School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

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