Wheaton Secondary

  • Wheaton Secondary serves 226 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 55-59% (which is approximately equal to the Minnesota state average of 59%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 55-59% (which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 61%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Minnesota state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Minnesota state average of 33%.

School Overview

  • Wheaton Secondary's student population of 226 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students226 students
This chart display total students of Wheaton Secondary by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Gender %This chart display gender of Wheaton Secondary
Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Wheaton Secondary by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Wheaton Secondary by grade.

School Comparison

  • Wheaton Secondary's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Wheaton Secondary is 0.22, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.34. 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#1004 out of 1,784 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
59%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Wheaton Secondary and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
61%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Wheaton Secondary and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Minnesota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Wheaton Secondary and the public school average student teacher ratio of Minnesota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
American Indian
1%
2%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Wheaton Secondary and percentage of American Indian public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
n/a
7%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Wheaton Secondary and the percentage of Asian public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2006-07 school year data.
Hispanic
9%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Wheaton Secondary and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
1%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Wheaton Secondary and the percentage of Black public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
88%
67%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Wheaton Secondary and the percentage of White public school students in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Wheaton Secondary.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MN.
Diversity Score0.220.34
This chart display the diversity score of Wheaton Secondary and the public school average diversity score of Minnesota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate≥90%
83%
This chart display graduation rate of Wheaton Secondary and public school graduation rate of Minnesota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
30%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Wheaton Secondary and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
8%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Wheaton Secondary and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Minnesota by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWheaton Area Public School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, MN Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

Show me:

School Reviews

Review Wheaton Secondary. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Rate this school:
Recent Articles
Your child’s education is not just his teacher’s responsibility. As a parent, you have the ability to supplement your child’s education at home and to help him succeed in school. Read on to learn some tips to help your child make the most of his education in 2020.
Childhood experiences shape who we become as adults, for good and bad. The new Surgeon General of California is pushing for childhood trauma screening in students in the hopes of resolving some of the issues that might later lead to the development of physical and mental health problems.
Millions of people struggle with mental health issues on a daily basis, but no one wants to think that these issues might affect children. As a parent, it is your responsibility to know what your child needs and to provide it. This includes identifying problem behaviors and seeking treatment when your child needs help.