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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 4 public schools managed by Colby School District serving 946 students in Colby, Wisconsin.
  • Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Wisconsin state average of 30%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is less than the state average of 15:1.

Colby School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Colby Colby Elementary School
    202 W Dolf St
    Colby, WI 54421
    (715)223-3939

    Grades: K-5 | 391 students
  • Colby Colby High School
    705 N 2nd St
    Colby, WI 54421
    (715)223-2338

    Grades: 9-12 | 289 students
  • Colby Colby Middle School
    703 N 2nd St
    Colby, WI 54421
    (715)223-8869

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

    Grades: PK | 64 students

Overview

School District NameColby School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students946 students
# of Teachers66 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio14:1
# of Male Students474 students
% Male Students
50%
# of Female Students472 students
% Female Students
50%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.41
# of American Indian Students5 students
% American Indian Students
1%
# of Asian Students5 students
% Asian Students
1%
# of Hispanic Students229 students
% Hispanic Students
24%
# of Black Students2 students
% Black Students
n/a
# of White Students695 students
% White Students
73%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students10 students
% of Two or more races Students
1%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:64
# of Students in Kindergarten:67
# of Students in 1st Grade:64
# of Students in 2nd Grade:67
# of Students in 3rd Grade:60
# of Students in 4th Grade:62
# of Students in 5th Grade:71
# of Students in 6th Grade:65
# of Students in 7th Grade:70
# of Students in 8th Grade:67
# of Students in 9th Grade:65
# of Students in 10th Grade:70
# of Students in 11th Grade:77
# of Students in 12th Grade:77
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Colby School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 439 school districts in Wisconsin (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 90-94% has decreased from 95% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (WI)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
43%
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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%
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Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $12,810 in this school district is less than the state average of $14,923. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $14,667 is less than the state average of $14,711. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (WI)
Total Revenue$12 MM$12 MM
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Spending$14 MM$12 MM
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Revenue / Student$12,810$14,923
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Spending / Student$14,667$14,711
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 2016-17 school year data.
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Colby School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.41, which is higher than the Wisconsin average of 0.28. The most diverse school in the district is Colby Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Wisconsin or national school diversity statistics.