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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 4 public schools managed by Whitefish Bay School District serving 3,035 students in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
  • Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is less than the Wisconsin state average of 30%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is more than the state average of 15:1.

Whitefish Bay School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Milwaukee Cumberland Elementary School
    4780 N Marlborough Dr
    Milwaukee, WI 53211
    (414)963-3943

    Grades: PK-5 | 731 students
  • Milwaukee Richards Elementary School
    5812 N Santa Monica Blvd
    Milwaukee, WI 53217
    (414)963-3951

    Grades: PK-5 | 667 students
  • Milwaukee Whitefish Bay High School
    1200 E Fairmount Ave
    Milwaukee, WI 53217
    (414)963-3928

    Grades: 9-12 | 924 students
  • Milwaukee Whitefish Bay Middle School
    1144 E Henry Clay St
    Milwaukee, WI 53217
    (414)963-6800

    Grades: 6-8 | 713 students

Overview

School District NameWhitefish Bay School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students3,035 students
# of Teachers184 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio16:1
# of Male Students1,483 students
% Male Students
49%
# of Female Students1,552 students
% Female Students
51%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.41
# of American Indian Students4 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students174 students
% Asian Students
6%
# of Hispanic Students159 students
% Hispanic Students
5%
# of Black Students259 students
% Black Students
9%
# of White Students2,311 students
% White Students
76%
# of Hawaiian Students6 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students122 students
% of Two or more races Students
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:189
# of Students in Kindergarten:186
# of Students in 1st Grade:210
# of Students in 2nd Grade:198
# of Students in 3rd Grade:205
# of Students in 4th Grade:201
# of Students in 5th Grade:209
# of Students in 6th Grade:229
# of Students in 7th Grade:240
# of Students in 8th Grade:244
# of Students in 9th Grade:221
# of Students in 10th Grade:229
# of Students in 11th Grade:257
# of Students in 12th Grade:217
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Whitefish Bay 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 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 97% has decreased from 98% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (WI)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
43%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
72%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Whitefish Bay 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 Rate
97%
87%
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Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $11,159 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 $11,184 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$35 MM$12 MM
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Spending$35 MM$12 MM
This chart display total spending of Whitefish Bay School District and average spending for each school distric in WI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$11,159$14,923
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Spending / Student$11,184$14,711
This chart display average spending per public school student in Whitefish Bay 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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Whitefish Bay 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 Cumberland Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Wisconsin or national school diversity statistics.