13th Annual Comparative Analysis of the Racine Unified School District

October 2010


This is the 13th annual report on the conditions affecting the Racine Unified School District (RUSD). This year, our analysis again focuses on the long-term historical trends in RUSD and compares the district to nine peer districts across the state. The peer districts are those with the most similar enrollments to RUSD.

The report is configured in accordance with district-determined quality objectives of operational efficiency, student engagement, and student achievement. To assess RUSD’s progress in meeting those objectives, the report analyzes finance data, attendance and disciplinary data, and standardized test scores and graduation rates. Context is provided with enrollment and demographic data.