Wayzata Central Middle School

  • Wayzata Central Middle School serves 1,193 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 80% (which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 59%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 82% (which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Minnesota state average of 33%.

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School Overview

  • Wayzata Central Middle School's student population of 1,193 students has grown by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 66 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2018)
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students1,193 students
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Total Classroom Teachers66 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Wayzata Central Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Wayzata Central Middle School is 0.56, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MN)
Overall School Rank#107 out of 1,784 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
80%
59%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
82%
61%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
2%
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Asian
20%
7%
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Hispanic
3%
9%
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Black
9%
11%
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White
63%
67%
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score0.560.53
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Eligible for Free Lunch
10%
30%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWAYZATA PUBLIC SCHOOL DISTRICT School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

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