Waukee High School

555 Se University, Waukee, IA 50263 | (515) 987-5163
  • Grades: 10-12
  • Student Enrollment: 895
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5 out of 5 | 1 Review
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 895 high school students from grades 10-12
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Jody Ratigan
  • Fax: (515) 987-2784
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 895
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 60.1
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 14.9
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 464 (51.8%)
  • Females: 431 (48.2%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 32 (3.6%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 70 (7.8%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 102 (11.4%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Waukee High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian30.3%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Waukee High School
  Number Percent
10th Grade30534.1%
11th Grade29933.4%
12th Grade29132.5%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 59%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:41%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 13 Years
  • Average Salary: $46,812
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Waukee High School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$35,91528%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$51,09372%
Source: IA Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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1 review for Waukee High School

  • Reviewed by Student on February 16, 2007
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I really liked Waukee High School. The teachers were awesome and they do an awesome job at teaching!!! They are very caring and nice and everything!!! It is just a really good school district!!!

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