Washburn School District

305 W 4th St
Washburn, WI 54891
(District boundaries shown in map)
5/
10
Bottom 50%
For the 2024 school year, there are 3 public schools serving 619 students in Washburn School District. This district's average testing ranking is 5/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Wisconsin.
Public Schools in Washburn School District have an average math proficiency score of 35% (versus the Wisconsin public school average of 39%), and reading proficiency score of 42% (versus the 38% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is less than the Wisconsin public school average of 32% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Overview

This School District
This State (WI)
# Schools
3 Schools
2,248 Schools
# Students
619 Students
828,174 Students
# Teachers
47 Teachers
59,890 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
13:1

District Rank

Washburn School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 448 school districts in Wisconsin (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2021-2022 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 80-89% has decreased from 90-94% over five school years.
This School District
State Average (WI)
#245 out of 450 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Washburn   School District, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
34%
39%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Washburn   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 2021-22 school year data.
41%
38%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Washburn   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 2021-22 school year data.
45-49%
44%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Washburn   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of WI by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
80-89%
90%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Washburn   School District and public school graduation rate of WI by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.31
0.51
# American Indian Students
70 Students
9,547 Students
% American Indian Students
11%
1%
# Asian Students
3 Students
34,227 Students
% Asian Students
1%
4%
# Hispanic Students
13 Students
108,741 Students
% Hispanic Students
2%
13%
# Black Students
6 Students
71,409 Students
% Black Students
1%
9%
# White Students
510 Students
563,072 Students
% White Students
82%
68%
# Hawaiian Students
1 Student
630 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
16 Students
40,760 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
33
51,141
# Students in K Grade:
42
54,443
# Students in 1st Grade:
46
54,682
# Students in 2nd Grade:
47
55,361
# Students in 3rd Grade:
38
55,782
# Students in 4th Grade:
31
56,342
# Students in 5th Grade:
48
56,976
# Students in 6th Grade:
46
58,085
# Students in 7th Grade:
40
60,698
# Students in 8th Grade:
57
61,972
# Students in 9th Grade:
40
67,643
# Students in 10th Grade:
52
64,086
# Students in 11th Grade:
43
64,078
# Students in 12th Grade:
56
66,785
# Ungraded Students:
-
100

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $15,733 in this school district is less than the state median of $16,747. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $16,934 is higher than the state median of $16,719. The school district spending/student has grown by 13% over four school years.
This School District
This State (WI)
Total Revenue
$10 MM
$13,869 MM
This chart display total revenue of Washburn   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in WI by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending
$11 MM
$13,846 MM
This chart display total spending of Washburn   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in WI by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$15,733
$16,747
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Washburn   School District and average revenue per public school student of all school districts in WI by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student
$16,934
$16,719
This chart display average spending per public school student in Washburn   School District and average spending per public school student of all school districts in WI by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best Washburn School District Public Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Washburn High School
(Math: 30-39% | Reading: 50-59%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
305 W 4th St
Washburn, WI 54891
(715) 373-6188
Grades: 9-12
| 191 students
Rank: #22.
Washburn Elementary School
(Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
411 W 8th St
Washburn, WI 54891
(715) 373-6199
Grades: PK-6
| 331 students
Rank: #33.
Washburn Middle School
(Math: 20-24% | Reading: 35-39%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
305 W 4th St
Washburn, WI 54891
(715) 373-6199
Grades: 7-8
| 97 students

Frequently Asked Questions

How many schools belong to Washburn School District?
Washburn School District manages 3 public schools serving 619 students.
What is the rank of Washburn School District?
Washburn School District is ranked #230 out of 448 school districts in Wisconsin (bottom 50%) based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data for the 2021-2022 school year.
What is the racial composition of students in Washburn School District?
82% of Washburn School District students are White, 11% of students are American Indian, 3% of students are Two or more races, 2% of students are Hispanic, 1% of students are Asian, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student/teacher ratio of Washburn School District?
Washburn School District has a student/teacher ratio of 13:1, which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 14:1.
What is Washburn School District's spending/student ratio?
The school district's spending/student of $16,934 is higher than the state median of $16,719. The school district spending/student has grown by 13% over four school years.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 3 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 619 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 18%
  • : 80-89% (Btm 50% in WI)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 34% (Btm 50%)
  • : 41% (Top 50%)
  • : 45-49% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WI Dept. of Education

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