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 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (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
924
Classroom Teachers
58

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Wisconsin

10

(10 is best)

Better than 99.5% 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 76 37
Proficiency in Reading 80 38
Proficiency in Math 71 35

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 15.82
AVG FOR DISTRICT 16.43
AVG FOR STATE 14.67
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 221 23.9%
Grade 10 229 24.8%
Grade 11 257 27.8%
Grade 12 217 23.5%
Total 924 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 78.9% 79.3% 72.8%
Black 9.7% 8.9% 9.6%
Hispanic 5.1% 5.5% 12.2%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 6.0% 6.0% 4.1%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.3% 1.4%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 2.1% 2.1% 37.1%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.1% 0.1% 32.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 1.9% 2.0% 4.4%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 14,099 5,795,483
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 6,650.4 106
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 7.9% 5.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD 23.7% 19.3%
20-44 YEARS OLD 27.6% 31.7%
45-64 YEARS OLD 27.2% 27.6%
65 OR OLDER 13.5% 15.6%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 5,229 2,328,754
Single Parent Households With Children 6.9% 9.6%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 98.0% 91.7%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 73.8% 29.0%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 33.7% 8.6%
$100,000 - $149,999 21.0% 14.3%
$75,000 - $99,999 10.3% 13.7%
$50,000 - $74,999 14.9% 19.3%
$30,000 - $49,999 10.2% 19.1%
$15,000 - $29,999 6.8% 14.8%
$15,000 or less 3.0% 10.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,858 $20,786,598 57.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $532 $1,612,492 4.5%
Staff $579 $1,754,949 4.9%
General Administration $229 $694,099 1.9%
School Administration $627 $1,900,437 5.3%
Operation $1,216 $3,685,696 10.2%
Transportation $94 $284,914 0.8%
Other $688 $2,085,328 5.8%
Total Support $3,965 $12,017,915 33.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,058 $3,206,798 8.9%
Total Expenditures $11,881 $36,011,311 100.0%
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%