PROFICIENCY 60% 10% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
57%Fort Wayne Community Schools
35%Fort Wayne

Wayne High School is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "Fort Wayne Community Schools" in Fort Wayne, IN. There are a total of 1,271 students and 65 teachers at Wayne High School, for a student to teacher ratio of 20 to 1. There are a total of 769 free lunch students and 139 reduced lunch students.

Wayne High School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 60.0%, which is 10% lower than the Indiana average.


Student/Teacher ratio20:1
Free lunch769
Reduced lunch139


Advanced Placement
AP enrollment115
Taking some courses107
Taking some courses (not tests)12
Passing some courses8
Passing no courses82

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 Wayne High School, there are a total of 115 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 107 taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

High School62%

Proficiency in languages by grade

High School55-59%

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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Wayne High School race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 42.3% 46.6% 71.5% 51.1%
African American 32.5% 24.2% 11.5% 15.9%
Asian 2.1% 4.9% 2.0% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 16.1% 14.6% 10.1% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.7% 0.6% 0.3% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.2% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 6.3% 9.0% 4.4% 3.1%

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Fort Wayne demographics profile

StatisticFort WayneIndianaNational
Population density (sq mi)2,35918091
Median age34.937.437.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)52%56%55%
Speak English88%92%79%
Speak Spanish6%5%13%

Education level achieved in Fort Wayne

IndexFort WayneIndianaNational
Completed 8th grade84.7%84.6%84.3%
Completed high school83.7%82.9%83.0%
Completed some college59.6%53.8%59.4%
Completed associate degree36.2%33.0%38.5%
Completed bachelors26.8%24.6%30.3%
Completed masters9.2%8.9%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.4%2.4%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.7%1.0%1.3%
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Source: The Wayne High School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.