Whitnall Middle School

  • Whitnall Middle School serves 570 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 43% (which is equal to the Wisconsin state average of 43%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 39% (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 28% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 30%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Whitnall Middle School's student population of 570 students has grown by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students570 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Whitnall Middle School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Whitnall Middle School is 0.46, 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#964 out of 2,027 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
43%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Whitnall Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
4%
4%
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Hispanic
15%
12%
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Black
3%
9%
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White
72%
70%
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Two or more races
6%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Whitnall Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WI.
Diversity Score0.460.28
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Eligible for Free Lunch
18%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Whitnall Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWhitnall School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

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