Wayne High School

  • Wayne High School serves 1,346 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 16% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 54%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 43% (which is lower than the Indiana state average of 62%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Wayne High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Indiana for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Indiana state level of 17:1.

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School Overview

  • Wayne High School's student population of 1,346 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 65 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,346 students
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Total Classroom Teachers65 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Wayne High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 1,762 schools in Indiana (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Wayne High School is 0.73, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.51. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (IN)
Overall Testing Rank#1644 out of 1762 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
16%
54%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
62%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:117:1
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American Indian
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Asian
6%
2%
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Hispanic
16%
12%
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Black
30%
12%
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White
40%
69%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
8%
5%
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Diversity Score0.730.51
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Graduation Rate
89%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
58%
42%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFort Wayne Community Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, IN Dept. of Education

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