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Augusta High School

Public | 9-12 | 160 students

 
 

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Posted April 11, 2008

There are a small number of teachers that care about all students, but unfortunatly there are also many that treat certain children differently, and judge students by their looks. To many children are left out. I do not recommend this school. Fairness, kindness, and acceptance are in short numbers.


Posted July 11, 2005

This is a great school to send your children. The teachers are very interested in each child and the small school offers students the opportunity to be involved in everything from sports to music, theater, FFA, etc.
—Submitted by a teacher


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About these ratings

The Community Rating is the school’s average rating from its community members (e.g., parents, students, and school staff). The highest possible rating is five stars; the lowest is one star.

The test results by subgroup show how the designated group of students is performing in comparison to the general population.

Grade level

Language Arts

The state average for Language Arts was 70% in 2014.

32 students were tested at this school in 2014.

2014

 
 
81%

2013

 
 
80%

2012

 
 
70%

2011

 
 
73%
Math

The state average for Math was 45% in 2014.

32 students were tested at this school in 2014.

2014

 
 
56%

2013

 
 
65%

2012

 
 
85%

2011

 
 
70%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 41% in 2014.

32 students were tested at this school in 2014.

2014

 
 
19%

2013

 
 
44%

2012

 
 
81%

2011

 
 
70%
Science

The state average for Science was 72% in 2014.

32 students were tested at this school in 2014.

2014

 
 
81%

2013

 
 
79%

2012

 
 
78%

2011

 
 
73%
Social Studies

The state average for Social Studies was 76% in 2014.

32 students were tested at this school in 2014.

2014

 
 
78%

2013

 
 
88%

2012

 
 
75%

2011

 
 
79%
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2013-2014 Wisconsin used the Wisconsin Student Assessment System (WSAS), which includes the WKCE and WAA, to test students in grades 3 through 8 and 10 in math and reading, and in grades 4, 8 and 10 in language arts, science and social studies. The WSAS is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Wisconsin. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level. In private schools, only voucher program participants are tested.
GreatSchools' ratings currently reflect 2012-13 testing data.



Beginning in the 2012-2013 school year, the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction implemented new definitions of what it means to be proficient on the WSAS test. As a result of these changes, proficiency scores for Wisconsin schools are lower than they were in previous years.

Source: Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction

Language Arts

All Students81%
Female89%
Male70%
Black, not of Hispanic originn/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
American Indian/Alaskan Nativen/a
White, not of Hispanic originn/a
Economically disadvantaged94%
Not economically disadvantaged69%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Not disabledn/a
English learnersn/a
Proficient in English81%
Not migrant81%

Math

All Students56%
Female53%
Male61%
Black, not of Hispanic originn/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
American Indian/Alaskan Nativen/a
White, not of Hispanic originn/a
Economically disadvantaged51%
Not economically disadvantaged62%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Not disabledn/a
English learnersn/a
Proficient in English56%
Not migrant56%

Reading

All Students19%
Female21%
Male15%
Black, not of Hispanic originn/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
American Indian/Alaskan Nativen/a
White, not of Hispanic originn/a
Economically disadvantaged19%
Not economically disadvantaged19%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Not disabledn/a
English learnersn/a
Proficient in English19%
Not migrant19%

Science

All Students81%
Female84%
Male77%
Black, not of Hispanic originn/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
American Indian/Alaskan Nativen/a
White, not of Hispanic originn/a
Economically disadvantaged81%
Not economically disadvantaged82%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Not disabledn/a
English learnersn/a
Proficient in English81%
Not migrant81%

Social Studies

All Students78%
Female85%
Male69%
Black, not of Hispanic originn/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
American Indian/Alaskan Nativen/a
White, not of Hispanic originn/a
Economically disadvantaged88%
Not economically disadvantaged69%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Not disabledn/a
English learnersn/a
Proficient in English78%
Not migrant78%
Scale: % proficient or advanced

About the tests


In 2013-2014 Wisconsin used the Wisconsin Student Assessment System (WSAS), which includes the WKCE and WAA, to test students in grades 3 through 8 and 10 in math and reading, and in grades 4, 8 and 10 in language arts, science and social studies. The WSAS is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of Wisconsin. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level. In private schools, only voucher program participants are tested.
GreatSchools' ratings currently reflect 2012-13 testing data.



Beginning in the 2012-2013 school year, the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction implemented new definitions of what it means to be proficient on the WSAS test. As a result of these changes, proficiency scores for Wisconsin schools are lower than they were in previous years.

The different student groups are identified by the Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction. If there are fewer than 5 students in a particular group in a school, the state doesn't report data for that group. Subgroup scores for each school are only reported for students who were enrolled as of the fall enrollment count. The All students score includes results for all students who took the test, regardless of when they first enrolled in the school.

Source: Wisconsin Department of Public Instruction

Breaking down the GreatSchools Rating

GreatSchools Ratings for this school are based on 2012-2013 test results. Use the breakdown ratings below to compare types of students at this school. Learn more »


Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school State average
White, not Hispanic 88% 73%
Asian 6% 4%
Hispanic 4% 10%
American Indian/Alaskan Native 1% 1%
Black, not Hispanic 1% 10%
Multiracial 1% 2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: WI Dept. of Public Instruction, 2012-2013

Student subgroups

  This school District averageState average
Disabled students 14%N/A14%
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 54%N/A41%
Limited English proficient 0%N/A6%
Source: WI Dept. of Public Instruction, 2012-2013

Teacher experience

  This school District averageState average
At least 5 years teaching experience 83%N/A83%
Source: WI Dept. of Public Instruction, 2011-2012

Teacher education levels

  This school District averageState average
Master's degree and above 36%N/A55%
Source: WI Dept. of Public Instruction, 2011-2012

Teacher credentials

  This school District averageState average
Teachers with valid license 100%N/A98%
Source: WI Dept. of Public Instruction, 2011-2012

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E19320 Bartig Rd
Augusta, WI 54722
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