Middleton High School in Middleton, WI - Niche

Overall
Niche Grade
Details
  • Grades
    9-12
  • Students
    1,911
  • Type
    Public
  • Reviews
    232 3.8
  • Ranking

Middleton High School is a public school in Middleton, Wisconsin. It has 1,911 students in grades 9-12. According to state standards, 68% of students at this school are considered proficient in math and/or reading. There have been 232 reviews written and they have been mostly positive.

2100 Bristol St
Middleton, WI 53562
(608) 829-9660

Ratings and Reviews
3.8 from 232 reviews
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    • High School Junior
    • 4
    Overall Experience: Personally, I have had a positive experience at my high school, mainly due to the fact that my struggles are kept at a minimum. I do not face financial, social, or intellectual difficulties, causing me to be an average high school student. Our school offers a wide spectrum of courses, and it is clear the teachers and staff wish us the very best and strive to provide as such.
    • High School Senior
    • 4
    Overall Experience: I love my school. There is something for everyone here. Our arts programs are fantastic, and so are most of our sports. There are lots of clubs for everyone to feel at home in! Since we switched principals it's like our admin team has done a 180; they actually listen to our opinions now. The staff definitely seem much more at ease around him than the last principal, which reflects in the way they run their classes. I've only had wonderful teachers while at Middleton. I am only sad to see that so many of our wonderful art teachers are leaving.
    • High School Sophomore
    • 4
    Overall Experience: The classes are very fun, teachers are extremely involved and dedicated, and the opportunities given to students are astounding.
    • High School Senior
    • 4
    Administration & Policies: The guidance counselors do a really good job keeping bullying to a minimum and it is not a big problem at Middleton. The dress code is not enforced except for hats and face paint.
    • High School Senior
    • 4
    Overall Experience: Overall the education at Middleton is very good. The different classes available are really amazing- there is a class for everyone to be interested in. There are also very advanced classes offered which is great. Both the athletic and the arts programs are very good and supported as well.

Academics Read more about this school's academics

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Comparable Schools

Niche Grade Name Distance Total Students
4.00 Memorial High School 2 mi. 1,849
4.00 West High School 5 mi. 2,072
4.00 Waunakee High School 6 mi. 1,163
4.00 Verona Area High School 7 mi. 1,546
2.66 East High School 8 mi. 1,583

Around Middleton High School

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Student Demographics Read more about this school's student culture and diversity

Gender

Gender
Male 51%
Female 48%

Student Diversity

Middleton High School United States East High School Memorial High School Verona Area High School Waunakee High School West High School
White 81.0% 51.0% 42.0% 53.0% 74.0% 93.0% 54.0%
Asian 5.0% 4.8% 10.0% 11.0% 3.0% 1.0% 10.0%
Hispanic 5.0% 25.0% 13.0% 11.0% 10.0% 2.0% 14.0%
African American 4.0% 15.0% 23.0% 18.0% 8.0% 1.0% 14.0%
Multiracial 1.0% 2.8% 8.0% 5.0% 1.0% 0% 5.0%
Native American 0% 1.1% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%
Pacific Islander 0% 0.4% 0% 0% 0% 0% 0%

Enrollment

Enrollment
Grade 9 27.5%
Grade 10 25.4%
Grade 11 23.3%
Grade 12 23.8%

Educational Outcomes Read more about this school's educational outcomes

Student Opinions

If you could do it all over again, would you still want to go to this school?     Based on 24 responses

  • 67% Yes
  • 29% Not sure.
  • 4% No

What are the best things about this school?     Based on 20 responses

  • 37% The spirit of the students
  • 24% The facilities of the school
  • 21% Teacher enthusiasm
  • 13% Student involvement
  • 3% Athletic program
  • 3% Course offerings

What are the worst things about this school?     Based on 17 responses

  • 33% Most students are really rich
  • 30% There is not a lot of ethnic or cultural diversity
  • 20% Very competitive
  • 13% The Principle
  • 3% Our school has many cliques

What one thing distinguishes this school from other schools?     Based on 21 responses

  • 57% Really good sports, education, activities
  • 24% This schools is great for their sports programs!
  • 14% Rich kids
  • 5% Exceptional Classes

What one word or phrase best describes this school?     Based on 20 responses

  • 85% High expectations
  • 10% Good learning environment
  • 5% Political

What is the most helpful tip for a student to know before coming to this school?     Based on 20 responses

  • 40% Joining clubs will help expand your social circles
  • 30% Get to know your teachers
  • 30% Take advantage of the advanced courses offered

What is your overall opinion of this school?     Based on 13 responses

  • 31% I love everything about this school.
  • 69% I like mostly everything about this school, but there are some things I wish were different.
  • 0% I like a few things about this school, but I'm disappointed in general.
  • 0% I hate everything about this school.