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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 4 public schools in Colby School District, serving 925 students.
  • Public school in Colby School District have an average math proficiency score of 41% (versus the Wisconsin public school average of 42%), and reading proficiency score of 34% (versus the 44% statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Wisconsin.
  • The top ranked public schools in Colby School District are Colby Elementary School, Colby High School and Colby Middle School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Wisconsin public school average of 30% (majority Hispanic and Black).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is less than the Wisconsin public school average of 15:1.

Overview

School District NameColby School District
School District Websitehttp://www.colby.k12.wi.us
School District Phone Number(715)223-2301
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (WI)
# of Schools4 Schools2,286 Schools
# of Students925 Students861,701 Students
# of Teachers65 Teachers58,132 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1

District Comparison

  • Colby School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 438 school districts in Wisconsin (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-2017 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 90-94% has decreased from 95% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (WI)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
43%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Colby   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of WI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Colby   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of WI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate90-94%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Colby   School District and public school graduation rate of WI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.430.49
# of American Indian Students6 Students10,619 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# of Asian Students9 Students34,180 Students
% Asian Students
1%
4%
# of Hispanic Students237 Students103,430 Students
% Hispanic Students
26%
12%
# of Black Students2 Students79,006 Students
% Black Students
n/a
9%
# of White Students658 Students601,231 Students
% White Students
71%
70%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a667 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students13 Students32,569 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:4655,187
# of Students in Kindergarten:6656,921
# of Students in 1st Grade:7057,618
# of Students in 2nd Grade:6658,448
# of Students in 3rd Grade:6960,887
# of Students in 4th Grade:5961,995
# of Students in 5th Grade:6062,832
# of Students in 6th Grade:7061,625
# of Students in 7th Grade:6961,657
# of Students in 8th Grade:6962,439
# of Students in 9th Grade:7566,004
# of Students in 10th Grade:6464,403
# of Students in 11th Grade:6764,608
# of Students in 12th Grade:7567,077
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $12,810 in this school district is less than the state average of $14,961. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $14,667 is higher than the state average of $14,667. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (WI)
Total Revenue$12 MM$12 MM
This chart display total revenue of Colby   School District and average revenue for each school distric in WI by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$14 MM$12 MM
This chart display total spending of Colby   School District and average spending for each school distric in WI by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$12,810$14,961
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Colby   School District and average revenue per public school student in WI by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$14,667$14,667
This chart display average spending per public school student in Colby   School District and average spending per public school student in WI by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Colby School District Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Colby Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank: Top 50%
    202 W Dolf St
    Colby, WI 54421
    (715)223-3939

    Grades: K-5 | 390 students
  • Colby High School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    705 N 2nd St
    Colby, WI 54421
    (715)223-2338

    Grades: 9-12 | 281 students
  • Colby Middle School Math: 29% | Reading: 26%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    703 N 2nd St
    Colby, WI 54421
    (715)223-8869

    Grades: 6-8 | 208 students
  • Little Stars Pre-school
    202 West Dolf St
    Colby, WI 54421
    (715)223-2044

    Grades: PK | 46 students
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