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
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
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 0.25. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (WI) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 15:1
American Indian
2%
1%
Hispanic
2%
10%
Black
1%
11%
White
92%
73%
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 0.25
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.
52%
34%
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%

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 2,131 927
Spooner Area   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $20 MM $12 MM
Spooner Area   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $43 MM $12 MM
Spooner Area   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $15,847 $12,827
Spooner Area   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $34,212 $12,642
Spooner Area   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
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 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
  • SpoonerSpooner High School
    801 Cty Hwy A
    SpoonerWI 54801
    (715)635-2172
    0.4 mi | 404 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • SpoonerSpooner Middle School
    500 College St
    SpoonerWI 54801
    (715)635-2173
    0.9 mi | 347 students | Gr. 5-8                      
  • Shell LakeShell Lake Elementary (3-6)
    271 Hwy 63
    Shell LakeWI 54871
    (715)468-7815
    7.5 mi | 199 students | Gr. 3-6                      
  • Shell LakeShell Lake Jr/sr High School
    271 Hwy 63
    Shell LakeWI 54871
    (715)468-7814
    7.5 mi | 285 students | Gr. 7-12                      
  • Shell LakeShell Lake Primary (k-2)
    271 Hwy 63
    Shell LakeWI 54871
    (715)468-7889
    7.5 mi | 184 students | Gr. PK-2                      

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Washburn County, WI public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.16, which is lower than the Wisconsin average of 0.25. The most diverse school district in Washburn County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Wisconsin or national school diversity statistics.