Wedgewood Park School

Wedgewood Park School serves 763 students in grades 6-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 is higher than the WI average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 28%.
Wedgewood Park School operates within the Milwaukee School District.

Overview

The student population of 763 students has grown by 30% over five years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has declined by 17% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 763 students
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 34 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 23:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.65 is more than the state average of 0.25. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (WI) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 23:1 15:1
American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
4%
4%
Hispanic
50%
10%
Black
20%
11%
White
25%
72%
All Ethnic Groups
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.65 0.25
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
71%
35%
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
9%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 97,459 students has grown by 12% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $14,526 is higher than the state average of $12,827. The district revenue/student has grown by 19% over four years.
The district spending/student of $14,431 is higher than the state average of $12,642. The district spending/student has grown by 12% over four years.
School District Name Milwaukee School District
Number of Schools
Managed
183
3
Number of Students Managed 97,459 902
District Total Revenue $1,240 MM $12 MM
District Spending $1,232 MM $12 MM
District Revenue / Student $14,526 $12,827
District Spending / Student $14,431 $12,642
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Hamilton High School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Audubon Middle School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Honey Creek Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • MilwaukeeHoney Creek Elementary School
    Charter School
    6701 West Eden Place
    MilwaukeeWI 53220
    (414)604-7900
    Charter School

    0.1 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 408 students                      
  • MilwaukeeHamilton High School
    6215 West Warnimont Ave
    MilwaukeeWI 53220
    (414)327-9300
    0.2 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 1693 students                      
  • MilwaukeeAcademy Of Accelerated Learning
    3727 South 78th St
    MilwaukeeWI 53220
    (414)604-7300
    0.8 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 626 students                      
  • MilwaukeeFairview Elementary School
    Charter School
    6500 West Kinnickinnic River P
    MilwaukeeWI 53219
    (414)546-7700
    Charter School

    0.8 mi | Gr. PK-8 | 648 students                      
  • MilwaukeeGlenwood Elementary School
    3550 South 51st St
    MilwaukeeWI 53220
    (414)545-2280
    0.9 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 327 students                      

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