Waunakee Community School District

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For the 2021 school year, there are 7 public schools serving 4,252 students in Waunakee Community School District. Waunakee Community School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Wisconsin.
The top ranked public schools in Waunakee Community School District are Waunakee Intermediate, Arboretum Elementary School and Waunakee Middle School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public schools in Waunakee Community School District have an average math proficiency score of 73% (versus the Wisconsin public school average of 43%), and reading proficiency score of 68% (versus the 42% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 10/10, which is in the top 1% of public schools in Wisconsin.
Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Wisconsin public school average of 30% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Overview

School District NameWaunakee Community School District
School District Websitehttp://www.waunakee.k12.wi.us
School District Phone Number(608) 849-2000
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (WI)
# of Schools7 Schools2,287 Schools
# of Students4,252 Students861,712 Students
# of Teachers308 Teachers58,136 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1

District Comparison

Waunakee Community School District, which is ranked within the top 5% of all 439 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 98% has increased from 95% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (WI)
Overall Testing Rank
#6 out of 440 school districts
(Top 5%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Waunakee Community   School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
44%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Waunakee Community   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)
73%
43%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Waunakee Community   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
98%
88%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Waunakee Community   School District and public school graduation rate of WI by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.210.49
# of American Indian Students2 Students10,619 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# of Asian Students91 Students34,180 Students
% Asian Students
2%
4%
# of Hispanic Students199 Students103,433 Students
% Hispanic Students
5%
12%
# of Black Students44 Students79,012 Students
% Black Students
1%
9%
# of White Students3,775 Students601,232 Students
% White Students
89%
70%
# of Hawaiian Students2 Students667 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students139 Students32,570 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:27155,187
# of Students in Kindergarten:27056,921
# of Students in 1st Grade:28057,618
# of Students in 2nd Grade:28358,448
# of Students in 3rd Grade:32560,887
# of Students in 4th Grade:28361,995
# of Students in 5th Grade:27662,832
# of Students in 6th Grade:31361,625
# of Students in 7th Grade:32661,657
# of Students in 8th Grade:33162,439
# of Students in 9th Grade:34566,005
# of Students in 10th Grade:31164,405
# of Students in 11th Grade:30864,611
# of Students in 12th Grade:33067,082
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $13,465 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 $14,453 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$57 MM$13 MM
This chart display total revenue of Waunakee Community   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$62 MM$13 MM
This chart display total spending of Waunakee Community   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$13,465$15,320
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Waunakee Community   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$14,453$15,270
This chart display average spending per public school student in Waunakee Community   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.

Waunakee Community School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Waunakee Intermediate Math: 81% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    6273 Woodland Dr
    Waunakee, WI 53597
    (608) 849-2176

    Grades: 5-6 | 589 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Arboretum Elementary School Math: 85-89% | Reading: 65-69%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1350 Arboretum Dr
    Waunakee, WI 53597
    (608) 849-1800

    Grades: PK-4 | 452 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Waunakee Middle School Math: 68% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    1001 South St
    Waunakee, WI 53597
    (608) 849-2060

    Grades: 7-8 | 657 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Waunakee Heritage Elementary School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    501 South St
    Waunakee, WI 53597
    (608) 849-2030

    Grades: PK-4 | 409 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Waunakee High School Math: 65% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    301 Community Dr
    Waunakee, WI 53597
    (608) 849-2100

    Grades: 9-12 | 1,294 student
  • Rank: #66.
    Waunakee Prairie Elementary School Math: 68% | Reading: 61%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    700 N Madison St
    Waunakee, WI 53597
    (608) 849-2200

    Grades: PK-4 | 589 students
  • Rank: #77.905 Bethel Cir
    Waunakee, WI 53597
    (608) 849-2020

    Grades: PK | 262 students
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