Watertown Unified School District

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For the 2021 school year, there are 2 public high schools serving 1,282 students in Watertown Unified School District. The top ranked public high schools in Watertown Unified School District are Endeavor Charter School and Watertown High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public high schools in Watertown Unified School District have an average math proficiency score of 34% (versus the Wisconsin public high school average of 36%), and reading proficiency score of 33% (versus the 39% statewide average). This district's average high testing ranking is 4/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public high schools in Wisconsin.
public high school in Watertown Unified School District have a Graduation Rate of 95%, which is more than the Wisconsin average of 89%.
The school with highest graduation rate is Watertown High School, with ≥95% graduation rate. Read more about public school graduation rate statistics in Wisconsin or national school graduation rate statistics.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Wisconsin public high school average of 28% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Overview

School District NameWatertown Unified School District
School District Websitehttp://www.watertown.k12.wi.us
School District Phone Number(920) 262-1460
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (WI)
# of Schools2 Schools640 Schools
# of Students1,282 Students281,135 Students
# of Teachers78 Teachers18,496 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1

District Comparison

Watertown Unified School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 382 school districts in Wisconsin (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 95% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (WI)
Overall Testing Rank
#270 out of 440 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Watertown Unified   School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
44%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Watertown Unified   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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40%
43%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Watertown Unified   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 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
≥95%
88%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Watertown Unified   School District and public school graduation rate of WI by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.310.47
# of American Indian Students1 Student3,984 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# of Asian Students11 Students11,323 Students
% Asian Students
1%
4%
# of Hispanic Students163 Students29,459 Students
% Hispanic Students
13%
10%
# of Black Students24 Students26,761 Students
% Black Students
2%
10%
# of White Students1,056 Students201,432 Students
% White Students
82%
72%
# of Hawaiian Students1 Student206 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students26 Students7,970 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
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:29965,975
# of Students in 10th Grade:33364,369
# of Students in 11th Grade:33864,586
# of Students in 12th Grade:31267,074
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $13,419 in this school district is less than the state median of $15,320. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $13,031 is less than the state median of $15,270. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (WI)
Total Revenue$49 MM$13 MM
This chart display total revenue of Watertown Unified   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in WI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$48 MM$13 MM
This chart display total spending of Watertown Unified   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in WI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$13,419$15,320
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Watertown Unified   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in WI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$13,031$15,270
This chart display average spending per public school student in Watertown Unified   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in WI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Watertown Unified School District Public High Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Endeavor Charter School Charter School
    Math: <50% | Reading: ≥50%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    825 Endeavour Dr
    Watertown, WI 53094
    (920) 262-7500

    Grades: 9-12 | 45 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Watertown High School Math: 34% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    825 Endeavour Dr
    Watertown, WI 53098
    (920) 262-7500

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,237 student
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