West De Pere High School

  • West De Pere High School serves 885 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 44% (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 44% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 45%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Wisconsin state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority American Indian and Black), which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 30%.

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West De Pere High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Wisconsin for:

School Overview

  • West De Pere High School's student population of 885 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 59 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students885 students
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Total Classroom Teachers59 teachers
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School Comparison

  • West De Pere High School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of West De Pere High School is 0.32, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.28. 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#460 out of 2,027 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
43%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
6%
1%
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
3%
12%
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Black
4%
9%
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White
82%
70%
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Two or more races
4%
3%
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Diversity Score0.320.28
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Graduation Rate≥95%
87%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
13%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWest De Pere School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

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  5.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
5  
Excellent school! Great teachers and staff. Located in a quiet, safe neighborhood. Highly recommend!
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5  
The Knowledge Bowl Team is awesome. They defeated 23 other schools from Northeast Wisconsin and Upper Michigan in April of 2009 to win the championship. Congrats to West De Pere, the most knowledgeable team in the area!
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