PROFICIENCY 75% 60% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
73%Waunakee Community School District
73%Waunakee
47%Wisconsin

Waunakee High is a school servicing grades 9 to 12 and is located in the district of "Waunakee Community School District" in Waunakee, WI. There are a total of 1,161 students and n/a teachers at Waunakee High, for a student to teacher ratio of n/a. There are a total of 85 free lunch students and 20 reduced lunch students.

Waunakee High has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 75.0%, which is 60% higher than the Wisconsin average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students1161
Teachers
Student/Teacher ration/a
Free lunch85
Reduced lunch20

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollment242
Taking some courses186
Taking some courses (not tests)58
Passing some courses157
Passing no courses23

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 Waunakee High, there are a total of 242 students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with 186 taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All73%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School70-74%

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All77%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High School75-79%

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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Waunakee High race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictWisconsinNational
Caucasian 93.3% 91.7% 72.4% 51.1%
African American 1.6% 1.7% 9.6% 15.9%
Asian 2.2% 1.6% 3.7% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 1.6% 3.2% 10.4% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.2% 0.1% 1.3% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 1.1% 1.5% 2.5% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Waunakee Middle School71%0.1Waunakee, WI
Waunakee Heritage Elementary67%0.3Waunakee, WI
Waunakee Intermediate77%0.4Waunakee, WI
Waunakee Prairie Elementary62%1.1Waunakee, WI
Arboretum Elementary School85%2.1Waunakee, WI
Lindbergh Elementary22%4.4Madison, WI
Mendota Elementary20%5.0Madison, WI
Black Hawk Middle School28%5.1Madison, WI
Gompers Elementary32%5.2Madison, WI
Northside Elementary87%5.3Middleton, WI
Lake View Elementary27%5.9Madison, WI
Kromrey Middle School72%5.9Middleton, WI

Waunakee demographics profile

StatisticWaunakeeWisconsinNational
Population13,0925,754,798318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)1,9358791
Median age39.239.137.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)69%57%55%
Speak English97%91%79%
Speak Spanish1%5%13%

Education level achieved in Waunakee

IndexWaunakeeWisconsinNational
Completed 8th grade96.8%89.0%84.3%
Completed high school96.3%87.8%83.0%
Completed some college80.0%59.7%59.4%
Completed associate degree61.7%38.7%38.5%
Completed bachelors50.6%28.4%30.3%
Completed masters18.9%9.6%11.5%
Completed professional degree5.7%2.7%3.3%
Completed doctorate3.3%1.1%1.3%
Source: The Waunakee High data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.