Whitewater Middle School

  • Whitewater Middle School serves 439 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 26% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 33% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Whitewater Middle School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Wisconsin for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Wisconsin state level of 15:1.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Whitewater Middle School's student population of 439 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students439 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Whitewater Middle 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Whitewater Middle School is 0.50, which is more 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#1626 out of 2029 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
26%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
3%
4%
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Hispanic
31%
12%
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Black
2%
9%
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White
63%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
3%
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Diversity Score0.500.49
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Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
32%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
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

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  • Whitewater Lincoln Elementary School
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    0.3 miles
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  • Whitewater Washington Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 333 students
    1.5 miles
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