Whitewater High School

534 S Elizabeth St
Whitewater, WI 53190
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Whitewater High School serves 588 students in grades 9-12.
Whitewater High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Wisconsin for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (which is approximately equal to the Wisconsin state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is approximately equal to the Wisconsin state average of 43%) 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 31% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 30% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Whitewater High School's student population of 588 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students588 students
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Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
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School Comparison

Whitewater High School is ranked within the bottom 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 Whitewater High School is 0.45, 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
#1016 out of 2029 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
4%
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Hispanic
27%
12%
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Black
1%
9%
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White
69%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.450.49
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Graduation Rate
90-94%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
28%
32%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWhitewater Unified School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Whitewater High School is Jedi Virtual K-12 (2.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Whitewater Middle School (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Whitewater Whitewater 4k
    Grades: PK | 20 students
    0.0 miles
    419 S Elizabeth St
    Whitewater, WI 53190
    (262) 472-8707
    0 PK 20
  • Whitewater Whitewater Middle School Math: 26% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 439 students
    0.1 miles
    401 S Elizabeth St
    Whitewater, WI 53190
    (262) 472-8300
    0.1 6-8 439
  • Whitewater Lincoln Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 355 students
    0.3 miles
    242 S Prince St
    Whitewater, WI 53190
    (262) 472-8500
    0.3 PK-5 355
  • Whitewater Washington Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 333 students
    1.5 miles
    506 E Main St
    Whitewater, WI 53190
    (262) 472-8600
    1.5 PK-5 333
  • Whitewater Jedi Virtual K-12 Alternative School
    Charter School
    Math: 21-39% | Reading: 40-59%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-12 | 127 students
    2.7 miles
    1221 Innovation Dr, Ste 205
    Whitewater, WI 53190
    (262) 473-1469
    2.7 PK-12 127

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