School Details

Farnsworth Middle School

1017 Union Ave, Sheboygan, WI 53081
(920) 459-3655
5

(out of 10)

Public Grades 6-8 587 students 12 students/teacher (WI avg is 15)

Test Scores by grade

51%
53%
54%
26%
30%
35%

Wisconsin Student Assessment System (WSAS)

In 2011-2012 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.
  • This school in 2013
  • Sheboygan Area School District average
  • Wisconsin state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

44%
44%
49%
27%
32%
38%

Wisconsin Student Assessment System (WSAS)

In 2011-2012 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.
  • This school in 2013
  • Sheboygan Area School District average
  • Wisconsin state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

54%
61%
61%
44%
44%
46%
34%
36%
42%
69%
78%
79%
82%
87%
83%

Wisconsin Student Assessment System (WSAS)

In 2011-2012 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.
  • This school in 2013
  • Sheboygan Area School District average
  • Wisconsin state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Farnsworth Middle School is a public middle school in Town of Sheboygan. The principal of Farnsworth Middle School is Todd DeBruin. 587 students go to Farnsworth Middle School and identify primarily as White, non-Hispanic; Black, non-Hispanic; and Hispanic. 21% of the Farnsworth Middle School students are "limited in English proficiency." 51% of the 587 students here have subsidized lunches. The student to teacher ratio at Farnsworth Middle School is 12:1. Christ Child Academy is one of the nearest middle schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Band
  • Chorus

Languages Taught

  • Spanish

Sports

  • Cheerleading
  • Football
  • P.E. classes

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 58% %
Black, non-Hispanic 5% %
Hispanic 20% %
Asian 15% %
Multiracial 1% %
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.5% %
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.2% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 51% 48%
Limited English proficiency 21% 20%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (5 years ago)

    Excellant school-Phenomenal Prinicpal Administration and Teachers!!!

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Overall score

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  • Teacher quality
  • Principal leadership
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