Colby High School

Serves grades 9 - 12

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
705 N 2nd St
Colby, WI 54421
Phone
(715) 223-2338
District
COLBY SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
CLARK COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
289
Classroom Teachers
17

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Wisconsin

3

(10 is best)

Better than 27.8% of WI schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

5

(10 is best)

Colby High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 11

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 29 37
Proficiency in Reading 31 38
Proficiency in Math 26 35

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 16.81
AVG FOR DISTRICT 14.36
AVG FOR STATE 14.67
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 65 22.5%
Grade 10 70 24.2%
Grade 11 77 26.6%
Grade 12 77 26.6%
Total 289 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 80.3% 74.3% 72.8%
Black 0.3% 0.2% 9.6%
Hispanic 17.3% 24.4% 12.2%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.7% 0.5% 4.1%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.4% 0.5% 1.4%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 41.9% 51.1% 37.1%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 31.5% 41.9% 32.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 10.4% 9.2% 4.4%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 7,119 5,795,483
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 43.1 106
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 8.8% 5.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD 23.6% 19.3%
20-44 YEARS OLD 29.1% 31.7%
45-64 YEARS OLD 24.6% 27.6%
65 OR OLDER 13.8% 15.6%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 2,575 2,328,754
Single Parent Households With Children 8.3% 9.6%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 79.7% 91.7%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 9.2% 29.0%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 3.3% 8.6%
$100,000 - $149,999 12.3% 14.3%
$75,000 - $99,999 13.5% 13.7%
$50,000 - $74,999 23.6% 19.3%
$30,000 - $49,999 22.5% 19.1%
$15,000 - $29,999 15.7% 14.8%
$15,000 or less 9.1% 10.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,679 $6,271,581 49.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $384 $360,576 2.8%
Staff $460 $431,940 3.4%
General Administration $416 $390,624 3.1%
School Administration $588 $552,132 4.3%
Operation $886 $831,954 6.5%
Transportation $771 $723,969 5.7%
Other $870 $816,930 6.4%
Total Support $4,376 $4,109,064 32.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,499 $2,346,561 18.4%
Total Expenditures $13,555 $12,728,145 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,627 $5,732,437,220 48.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $571 $494,301,596 4.2%
Staff $602 $520,812,598 4.4%
General Administration $332 $287,551,070 2.4%
School Administration $588 $508,448,160 4.3%
Operation $1,065 $920,935,562 7.8%
Transportation $488 $421,916,462 3.6%
Other $613 $530,434,875 4.5%
Total Support $4,259 $3,684,302,910 31.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,714 $2,347,876,056 20.0%
Total Expenditures $13,600 $11,764,632,102 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%