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School District of Waukesha
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  • WAUKESHA, WI

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grade B+
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Academics
    grade B
  2. Diversity
    grade A minus
  3. Teachers
    grade A
  4. College Prep
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  5. Clubs & Activities
    grade B
  6. Administration
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  7. Sports
    grade B
  8. Food
    grade C
  9. Resources & Facilities
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222 MAPLE AVE
WAUKESHA, WI 53186
About School District of Waukesha...

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Grades
PK, K-12
Total Schools
28
Students
12,080
From School District of Waukesha

Our Mission: To develop in our students the capacity and skills to be community, college and career ready.

The School District of Waukesha is located fifteen miles west of Milwaukee, Wisconsin in the rolling hills of Waukesha County. With over 12,000 pre-kindergarten through 12th grade students served in our 20 schools, we are the seventh largest school district in the State of Wisconsin.

Our schools include three comprehensive high schools, three middle schools, and 14 elementary schools. In addition, we serve students in six charter schools: Waukesha STEM Academy which has two campuses - Randall for Grades K-5 and Saratoga for Grades 6 and 7, Harvey Philip Alternative Charter School, Charter Recovery School, Waukesha Academy of Health Professions, Waukesha Engineering Preparatory Academy, and iQ/eAchieve Academy Wisconsin.

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Academics

Percent Proficient - Reading
38%
Percent Proficient - Math
38%
Average Graduation Rate
89%
Average SAT
1280
34 responses
Average ACT
26
747 responses

Students

Diversity
grade A minus
Based on racial and economic diversity and survey responses on school culture and diversity from students and parents.
Students
12,080
Free or Reduced Lunch
32.9%

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Teachers

Student-Teacher Ratio
15:1
National
17:1
Average Teacher Salary
$73,503
Teachers in First/Second Year
7.7%

Finances

Expenses Per Student
$14,790 / student
National
$12,239
Education Expenses
  • Instruction
    59%
  • Support Services
    39%
  • Other
    2%

Living in the Area

grade A minus
Overall Niche Grade
  1. Cost of Living
    grade B
  2. Good for Families
    grade A
  3. Housing
    grade A minus
Median Household Income
$126,364
National
$75,149
Median Rent
$1,081
National
$1,268
Median Home Value
$365,100
National
$281,900

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