West De Pere High School

  • West De Pere High School serves 956 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 48% (which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 51% (which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • West De Pere High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Wisconsin for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 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 Hispanic), which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 30% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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 956 students has grown by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 62 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students956 students
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Total Classroom Teachers62 teachers
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School Comparison

  • West De Pere High School is ranked within the top 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 West De Pere High School is 0.32, 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#681 out of 2029 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
American Indian
5%
1%
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Asian
2%
4%
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Hispanic
4%
12%
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Black
3%
9%
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White
82%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score0.320.49
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Graduation Rate≥95%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
13%
32%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWest De Pere School District
Source: 2017-2018 (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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