5025 S 116th St
Milwaukee, WI 53228
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Whitnall Middle School serves 573 students in grades 6-8.
Whitnall Middle School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Wisconsin for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 41% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 43%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 48% (which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 41%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Wisconsin state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is equal to the Wisconsin state average of 30% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Whitnall Middle School's student population of 573 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
573 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
36 teachers
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School Rankings

Whitnall Middle School is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,025 schools in Wisconsin (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Whitnall Middle School is 0.48, 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 Data
This School
State Level (WI)
Overall Testing Rank
#867 out of 2025 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
43%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
5%
4%
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Hispanic
17%
12%
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Black
3%
9%
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White
70%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.48
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Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Students: 573 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 30%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in WI
  • Math Proficiency
    : 41% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 48% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.48 (Top 30%)

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