Whitefish Bay 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 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
1200 E Fairmount Ave
Whitefish Bay, WI 53217
Phone
(414) 963-3928
District
WHITEFISH BAY SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
MILWAUKEE COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
970
Classroom Teachers
59

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Wisconsin

10

(10 is best)

Better than 98.7% of WI schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

Whitefish Bay High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 11

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 69 34
Proficiency in Reading 73 38
Proficiency in Math 65 30

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 16.31
AVG FOR DISTRICT 16.12
AVG FOR STATE 14.43
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 252 26.0%
Grade 10 272 28.0%
Grade 11 218 22.5%
Grade 12 228 23.5%
Total 970 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 80.3% 81.0% 72.1%
Black 8.1% 6.8% 9.5%
Hispanic 5.3% 6.0% 12.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 6.2% 6.1% 4.2%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.1% 1.4%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 2.1% 1.8% 39.5%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 0.0% 34.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 2.1% 1.8% 5.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 14,039 5,813,568
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 6,622.1 106
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 7.8% 5.8%
5-19 YEARS OLD 24.3% 19.2%
20-44 YEARS OLD 27.4% 31.6%
45-64 YEARS OLD 26.8% 27.4%
65 OR OLDER 13.7% 16.0%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 5,244 2,343,129
Single Parent Households With Children 7.6% 9.5%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 97.5% 91.9%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 75.4% 29.5%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 35.5% 9.6%
$100,000 - $149,999 20.0% 15.1%
$75,000 - $99,999 10.8% 13.9%
$50,000 - $74,999 13.7% 19.1%
$30,000 - $49,999 8.3% 18.6%
$15,000 - $29,999 7.5% 14.3%
$15,000 or less 4.3% 9.5%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,632 $20,128,120 59.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $519 $1,575,165 4.6%
Staff $478 $1,450,730 4.3%
General Administration $244 $740,540 2.2%
School Administration $567 $1,720,845 5.1%
Operation $1,296 $3,933,360 11.6%
Transportation $96 $291,360 0.9%
Other $380 $1,153,300 3.4%
Total Support $3,580 $10,865,300 32.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $992 $3,010,720 8.9%
Total Expenditures $11,203 $34,001,105 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,980 $6,000,585,507 50.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $574 $493,673,136 4.1%
Staff $612 $525,975,924 4.4%
General Administration $342 $293,843,468 2.4%
School Administration $605 $520,050,235 4.3%
Operation $1,232 $1,058,869,058 8.8%
Transportation $503 $432,761,046 3.6%
Other $599 $515,065,969 4.3%
Total Support $4,467 $3,840,340,196 32.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,511 $2,158,297,005 18.0%
Total Expenditures $13,957 $11,999,244,891 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%