Waseca High School

1717 2nd St Nw, Waseca, MN 56093 | (507) 835-5470
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Student Enrollment: 614
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  • Mailing Address: 1717 2nd Street Nw, Waseca, MN 56093
School District Details
  • Waseca Public School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $11,204
  • Graduation Rate: 82.4%
  • Dropout Rate: 3.1%
  • Students Per Teacher: 15.7
  • Enrolled Students: 1,949

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 614
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 35.6
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 17.3
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 295 (48.0%)
  • Females: 319 (52.0%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 44 (7.2%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 99 (16.1%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 143 (23.3%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Waseca High School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian20.3%
Black81.3%
Asian71.1%
Hispanic396.4%
White55890.9%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Waseca High School
  Number Percent
9th Grade15124.6%
10th Grade15925.9%
11th Grade16026.1%
12th Grade14423.5%
Faculty Educational Background (2006-07)
  • Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree: 62%
  • Teachers with a Master's Degree or Higher:38%
Faculty Salary and Experience (2006-2007)
  • Average Teaching Experience: 15 Years
  • Average Salary: $43,336
Teacher Experience by Number of Years
Waseca High School Teacher Experience in Years
  Salary Percent
1-5 Years of Teaching Experience$33,72414%
More Than 5 Years of Teaching Experience$44,93886%
Source: MN Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Waseca High School performed on average much better than most other schools across the state on GRAD and MCA-II state exams in the following subjects:
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science
  • Writing

GRAD - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 9 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Writing Test
201093.0%91.8%90.6%
200995.2%95.3%89.6%
 

Grade 10 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Reading Test
201086.4%85.0%78.1%
200986.7%85.9%77.6%
 

Grade 11 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201077.2%70.5%57.8%
200982.5%75.8%57.3%
 

MCA-II - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 10 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Reading Test
201084.2%82.3%75.3%
200984.0%82.0%74.2%
200872.4%71.6%70.7%
 

Grade 11 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201064.7%59.0%43.2%
200964.2%59.1%41.6%
200848.3%45.8%34.3%
 

High School - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Science Test
201066.7%63.9%51.8%
200945.6%44.4%49.5%
200861.1%56.8%42.7%
 
Source: MN Department of Education 2009-2010

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