PROFICIENCY 33% 29% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
37%Madison Metropolitan School District
0%Madison
47%Wisconsin

Lafollette High is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "Madison Metropolitan School District" in Madison, WI. There are a total of 1,455 students and n/a teachers at Lafollette High, for a student to teacher ratio of n/a. There are a total of 664 free lunch students and 95 reduced lunch students.

Lafollette High has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 33.0%, which is 29% lower than the Wisconsin average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students1455
Teachers
Student/Teacher ration/a
Free lunch664
Reduced lunch95

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollment171
Taking some courses105
Taking some courses (not tests)66
Passing some courses80
Passing no courses17

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Lafollette High, there are a total of 171 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 105 taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All28%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School28%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All38%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School38%

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Lafollette High race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictWisconsinNational
Caucasian 44.3% 44.2% 72.4% 51.1%
African American 22.6% 18.4% 9.6% 15.9%
Asian 5.5% 9.2% 3.7% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 18.7% 19.3% 10.4% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.5% 0.4% 1.3% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.1% 0.2% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 8.2% 8.4% 2.5% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Sennett Middle School30%0.2Madison, WI
Monona Grove Liberal Arts50%0.5Monona, WI
Glendale Elementary25%0.6Madison, WI
Monona Grove High64%0.7Monona, WI
Allis Elementary20%0.9Madison, WI
Winnequah School69%1.0Monona, WI
Nuestro Mundo27%1.0Monona, WI
Elvehjem Elementary52%1.6Madison, WI
Whitehorse Middle School38%1.9Madison, WI
Schenk Elementary29%2.0Madison, WI
Lowell Elementary50%2.3Madison, WI
Kennedy Elementary37%2.4Madison, WI

Madison demographics profile

StatisticMadisonWisconsinNational
Population246,0345,754,798318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)3,1958791
Median age30.839.137.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)42%57%55%
Speak English84%91%79%
Speak Spanish5%5%13%

Education level achieved in Madison

IndexMadisonWisconsinNational
Completed 8th grade93.6%89.0%84.3%
Completed high school93.1%87.8%83.0%
Completed some college80.7%59.7%59.4%
Completed associate degree64.6%38.7%38.5%
Completed bachelors56.3%28.4%30.3%
Completed masters24.5%9.6%11.5%
Completed professional degree9.2%2.7%3.3%
Completed doctorate5.1%1.1%1.3%
Source: The Lafollette High data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.