PROFICIENCY 33% 29% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
37%Madison Metropolitan School District
82%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 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.

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%

Madison demographics profile

StatisticMadisonWisconsinNational
Population1,7835,724,692314,107,084
Population density (sq mi)2,22110591
Median age46.538.837.4
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)74%58%55%
Speak English87%91%79%
Speak Spanish2%5%13%

Education level achieved in Madison

IndexMadisonWisconsinNational
Completed 8th grade98.5%88.6%83.8%
Completed high school98.5%87.2%82.4%
Completed some college93.6%58.4%58.4%
Completed associate degree88.2%37.3%37.2%
Completed bachelors87.2%27.4%29.3%
Completed masters66.3%9.3%11.0%
Completed professional degree42.2%2.6%3.2%
Completed doctorate23.3%1.0%1.3%
Source: The Lafollette High data displayed above is derived from the National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.