Spooner Elementary School

Spooner Elementary School serves 486 students in grades PK-4.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the WI average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority American Indian and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 27%.
Spooner Elementary School operates within the Spooner Area School District.

Overview

The student population of 486 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has declined by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-4
Total Students 486 students
Spooner Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Spooner Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Spooner Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.15 is less than the state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (WI) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 15:1
Spooner Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
2%
1%
Spooner Elementary School American Indian (1988-2012)
Asian
n/a
3%
Spooner Elementary School Asian (1989-2010)
Hispanic
2%
10%
Spooner Elementary School Hispanic (1991-2012)
Black
1%
11%
Spooner Elementary School Black (1996-2012)
White
92%
73%
Spooner Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Spooner Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Spooner Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.15 0.44
Spooner Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
52%
34%
Spooner Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2012)
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.
6%
6%
Spooner Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,131 students has grown by 70% over five years.
School District Name Spooner Area School District
Number of Schools
Managed
3
3
Number of Students Managed 2,131 908
Spooner Area   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2011)
District Total Revenue $20 MM $12 MM
District Spending $43 MM $12 MM
Spooner Area   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $15,847 $12,827
District Spending / Student $34,212 $12,642
Spooner Area   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Spooner High School (0.4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Spooner Middle School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Shell Lake Primary (k-2) (7.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Spooner Spooner High School
    801 Cty Hwy A
    Spooner , WI , 54801
    (715)635-2172
    0.4  mi  |  404  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Spooner Spooner Middle School
    500 College St
    Spooner , WI , 54801
    (715)635-2173
    0.9  mi  |  347  students  |  Gr.  5-8
  • Shell Lake Shell Lake Primary (k-2)
    271 Hwy 63
    Shell Lake , WI , 54871
    (715)468-7889
    7.5  mi  |  184  students  |  Gr.  PK-2
  • Shell Lake Shell Lake Elementary (3-6)
    271 Hwy 63
    Shell Lake , WI , 54871
    (715)468-7815
    7.5  mi  |  199  students  |  Gr.  3-6
  • Shell Lake Shell Lake Jr/sr High School
    271 Hwy 63
    Shell Lake , WI , 54871
    (715)468-7814
    7.5  mi  |  285  students  |  Gr.  7-12

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