Wisconsin Rapids School District

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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 13 public schools managed by Wisconsin Rapids School District serving 5,100 students in Wisconsin Rapids, Wisconsin.
  • Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic 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.

Wisconsin Rapids School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Wisconsin Rapids East Junior High School
    311 Lincoln St
    Wisconsin Rapids, WI 54494
    (715)424-6730

    Grades: 8-9 | 693 students
  • Wisconsin Rapids Grant Elementary School
    8511 County Road Ww
    Wisconsin Rapids, WI 54494
    (715)424-6766

    Grades: PK-5 | 334 students
  • Wisconsin Rapids Grove Elementary School
    471 Grove Ave
    Wisconsin Rapids, WI 54494
    (715)424-6769

    Grades: PK-5 | 275 students
  • Wisconsin Rapids Howe Elementary School
    221 8th St N
    Wisconsin Rapids, WI 54494
    (715)424-6772

    Grades: K-5 | 342 students
  • Wisconsin Rapids Lincoln High School
    1801 16th St S
    Wisconsin Rapids, WI 54494
    (715)424-6750

    Grades: 10-12 | 1146 students
  • Wisconsin Rapids Mead Elementary Charter School Charter School
    241 17th Ave S
    Wisconsin Rapids, WI 54495
    (715)424-6777

    Grades: PK-5 | 404 students
  • Wisconsin Rapids River Cities High School Alternative School
    2390 48th St S
    Wisconsin Rapids, WI 54494
    (715)424-6798

    Grades: 9-12 | 78 students
  • Rudolph Think Academy-together Helping Inspire Kids
    6950 Knowledge Ave
    Rudolph, WI 54475
    (715)424-6784

    Grades: PK-5 | 164 students
  • Vesper Vesper Community Academy
    6443 S Virginia St
    Vesper, WI 54489
    (715)424-6786

    Grades: PK-5 | 89 students
  • Wisconsin Rapids Washington Elementary School
    2911 Washington St
    Wisconsin Rapids, WI 54494
    (715)424-6788

    Grades: PK-5 | 317 students
  • Wisconsin Rapids Wisconsin Rapids Area Middle School
    1921 27th Ave S
    Wisconsin Rapids, WI 54495
    (715)424-6740

    Grades: 6-7 | 706 students
  • Wisconsin Rapids Woodside Elementary School
    611 Two Mile Ave
    Wisconsin Rapids, WI 54494
    (715)424-6793

    Grades: PK-5 | 381 students
  • Wisconsin Rapids Wrps Four-year-old Kindergarten And Pk Early Childhood
    510 Peach St
    Wisconsin Rapids, WI 54494
    (715)424-6721

    Grades: PK-K | 171 students

Overview

School District NameWisconsin Rapids School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students5,100 students
# of Teachers326 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio16:1
# of Male Students2,562 students
% Male Students
50%
# of Female Students2,538 students
% Female Students
50%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.27
# of American Indian Students62 students
% American Indian Students
1%
# of Asian Students230 students
% Asian Students
5%
# of Hispanic Students231 students
% Hispanic Students
5%
# of Black Students90 students
% Black Students
2%
# of White Students4,366 students
% White Students
85%
# of Hawaiian Students3 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students118 students
% of Two or more races Students
2%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:347
# of Students in Kindergarten:358
# of Students in 1st Grade:323
# of Students in 2nd Grade:365
# of Students in 3rd Grade:352
# of Students in 4th Grade:366
# of Students in 5th Grade:366
# of Students in 6th Grade:346
# of Students in 7th Grade:360
# of Students in 8th Grade:343
# of Students in 9th Grade:352
# of Students in 10th Grade:391
# of Students in 11th Grade:415
# of Students in 12th Grade:416
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Wisconsin Rapids 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 93% has decreased from 94% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (WI)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
43%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Wisconsin Rapids 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Wisconsin Rapids 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
93%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Wisconsin Rapids School District and public school graduation rate of WI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $13,241 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 $13,866 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$71 MM$12 MM
This chart display total revenue of Wisconsin Rapids School District and average revenue for each school distric in WI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$74 MM$12 MM
This chart display total spending of Wisconsin Rapids School District and average spending for each school distric in WI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$13,241$14,923
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Wisconsin Rapids School District and average revenue per public school student in WI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$13,866$14,711
This chart display average spending per public school student in Wisconsin Rapids 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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Did You Know?
Wisconsin Rapids School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.27, which is lower than the Wisconsin average of 0.28. The most diverse school in the district is Mead Elementary Charter School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Wisconsin or national school diversity statistics.