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  • For the 2020 school year, there is 1 public high school in Colby School District, serving 281 students.
  • Public high school in Colby School District have an average math proficiency score of 32% (versus the Wisconsin public high school average of 37%), and reading proficiency score of 47% (versus the 41% statewide average). This district's average high school ranking is in the top 50% of public high schools in Wisconsin.
  • The top ranked public high school in Colby School District is Colby High School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • public high school in Colby School District have a Graduation Rate of 92%, which is more than the Wisconsin average of 88%.
  • The school with highest graduation rate is Colby High School, with 90-94% graduation rate. Read more about public school graduation rate statistics in Wisconsin or national school graduation rate statistics.
  • Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Wisconsin public high school average of 28% (majority Hispanic and Black).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is more than the Wisconsin public high 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 Schools1 School633 Schools
# of Students281 Students281,223 Students
# of Teachers17 Teachers18,493 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1

District Comparison

  • Colby School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 382 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 Score0.360.47
# of American Indian Students5 Students3,984 Students
% American Indian Students
2%
1%
# of Asian Students3 Students11,323 Students
% Asian Students
1%
4%
# of Hispanic Students54 Students29,460 Students
% Hispanic Students
19%
10%
# of Black Students1 Student26,843 Students
% Black Students
n/a
10%
# of White Students218 Students201,432 Students
% White Students
78%
72%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a206 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Studentsn/a7,975 Students
% of Two or more races Students
n/a
3%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - 677
# of Students in Kindergarten: - 615
# of Students in 1st Grade: - 678
# of Students in 2nd Grade: - 651
# of Students in 3rd Grade: - 772
# of Students in 4th Grade: - 763
# of Students in 5th Grade: - 783
# of Students in 6th Grade: - 2,673
# of Students in 7th Grade: - 5,073
# of Students in 8th Grade: - 6,446
# 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 High Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    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
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