Spencer Junior High/high School

Serves grades 6 - 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 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
300 N School St
Spencer, WI 54479
Phone
(715) 659-4211
District
SPENCER SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
MARATHON COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
381
Classroom Teachers
24

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Wisconsin

6

(10 is best)

Better than 51.0% of WI schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

7

(10 is best)

Spencer Junior High/high School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 53 45
Proficiency in Reading 63 44
Proficiency in Math 43 45

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 59 43
Proficiency in Reading 55 46
Proficiency in Math 63 40

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 36 37
Proficiency in Reading 43 38
Proficiency in Math 28.26087 37

Grade 11

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 30 37
Proficiency in Reading 42 38
Proficiency in Math 17 35

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 15.92
AVG FOR DISTRICT 14.93
AVG FOR STATE 14.67
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 6 57 15.0%
Grade 7 49 12.9%
Grade 8 47 12.3%
Grade 9 68 17.8%
Grade 10 49 12.9%
Grade 11 56 14.7%
Grade 12 55 14.4%
Total 381 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 95.1% 95.4% 72.8%
Black 0.5% 0.7% 9.6%
Hispanic 4.0% 3.7% 12.2%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.3% 0.1% 4.1%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.0% 1.4%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 38.1% 40.8% 37.1%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 24.1% 27.5% 32.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 13.9% 13.3% 4.4%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 4,491 5,813,568
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 55.3 106
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.1% 5.8%
5-19 YEARS OLD 24.3% 19.2%
20-44 YEARS OLD 26.9% 31.6%
45-64 YEARS OLD 29.6% 27.4%
65 OR OLDER 13.1% 16.0%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 1,707 2,343,129
Single Parent Households With Children 7.7% 9.5%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 90.3% 91.9%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 16.0% 29.5%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 6.4% 9.6%
$100,000 - $149,999 13.1% 15.1%
$75,000 - $99,999 16.1% 13.9%
$50,000 - $74,999 22.1% 19.1%
$30,000 - $49,999 19.0% 18.6%
$15,000 - $29,999 16.6% 14.3%
$15,000 or less 6.7% 9.5%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,880 $4,410,000 44.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $344 $258,000 2.6%
Staff $583 $437,250 4.4%
General Administration $483 $362,250 3.6%
School Administration $571 $428,250 4.3%
Operation $1,143 $857,250 8.6%
Transportation $503 $377,250 3.8%
Other $828 $621,000 6.2%
Total Support $4,453 $3,339,750 33.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,937 $2,202,750 22.1%
Total Expenditures $13,271 $9,953,250 100.0%
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%