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Laconia High School

Public | 9-12 | 320 students

 
 

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4 stars

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4 reviews of this school


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Posted August 23, 2013

This is the best school ever. The teachers are so friendly & really care about their students. Mr. Propson was the greatest History teacher & I learned so much in his class.
—Submitted by a student


Posted June 14, 2010

I enjoyed my time at Laconia high school. The faculty was always friendly and helpful and I was provided opportunities to grow as a student.


Posted July 14, 2008

The school really takes the time and gives you one on one help if you need it. They will go out of their way to make sure you understand what you are doing.
—Submitted by a student


Posted February 4, 2008

The teachers here really care about the students and ensure they get the best education possible.
—Submitted by a student


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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.

64 students were tested at this school in 2014.

2014

 
 
78%

2013

 
 
87%

2012

 
 
89%

2011

 
 
79%
Math

The state average for Math was 45% in 2014.

64 students were tested at this school in 2014.

2014

 
 
55%

2013

 
 
66%

2012

 
 
82%

2011

 
 
79%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 41% in 2014.

64 students were tested at this school in 2014.

2014

 
 
44%

2013

 
 
58%

2012

 
 
88%

2011

 
 
81%
Science

The state average for Science was 72% in 2014.

64 students were tested at this school in 2014.

2014

 
 
81%

2013

 
 
89%

2012

 
 
88%

2011

 
 
83%
Social Studies

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

64 students were tested at this school in 2014.

2014

 
 
85%

2013

 
 
89%

2012

 
 
85%

2011

 
 
88%
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 Students78%
Female88%
Male67%
Black, not of Hispanic originn/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
American Indian/Alaskan Nativen/a
White, not of Hispanic originn/a
Economically disadvantaged78%
Not economically disadvantaged78%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Non-disabled87%
English learnersn/a
Proficient in English78%
Non-migrant78%

Math

All Students55%
Female59%
Male50%
Black, not of Hispanic originn/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
American Indian/Alaskan Nativen/a
White, not of Hispanic originn/a
Economically disadvantaged64%
Not economically disadvantaged52%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Non-disabled58%
English learnersn/a
Proficient in English55%
Non-migrant55%

Reading

All Students44%
Female59%
Male27%
Black, not of Hispanic originn/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
American Indian/Alaskan Nativen/a
White, not of Hispanic originn/a
Economically disadvantaged36%
Not economically disadvantaged46%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Non-disabled51%
English learnersn/a
Proficient in English44%
Non-migrant44%

Science

All Students81%
Female79%
Male83%
Black, not of Hispanic originn/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
American Indian/Alaskan Nativen/a
White, not of Hispanic originn/a
Economically disadvantaged79%
Not economically disadvantaged82%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Non-disabled89%
English learnersn/a
Proficient in English81%
Non-migrant81%

Social Studies

All Students85%
Female85%
Male83%
Black, not of Hispanic originn/a
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
American Indian/Alaskan Nativen/a
White, not of Hispanic originn/a
Economically disadvantaged72%
Not economically disadvantaged88%
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Non-disabled89%
English learnersn/a
Proficient in English85%
Non-migrant85%
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 96% 73%
Hispanic 2% 10%
Black, not Hispanic 1% 10%
American Indian/Alaskan Native 0% 1%
Asian 0% 4%
Multiracial 0% 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 12%N/A14%
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 24%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 73%N/A83%
Source: WI Dept. of Public Instruction, 2011-2012

Teacher education levels

  This school District averageState average
Master's degree and above 35%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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