Whitnall Middle School

  • Whitnall Middle School serves 573 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40% (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 44% (which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Whitnall 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 top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Wisconsin state level of 15:1.

School Overview

  • Whitnall Middle School's student population of 573 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has grown by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students573 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Whitnall 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 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Whitnall Middle School is 0.47, 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#1089 out of 2029 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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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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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
3%
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Diversity Score0.470.49
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Eligible for Free Lunch
20%
32%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWhitnall School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

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