Horace Mann Elementary School

6213 West Lapham St

Milwaukee, WI 53214-5096

Grades: PK-5

480 students

Horace Mann Elementary School serves 480 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the WI average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 56% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 28%.
Horace Mann Elementary School operates within the West Allis-west Milwaukee School District.

Overview

The student population of 480 students has grown by 15% over five years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has grown by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 480 students
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 40 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 11:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.68 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 12:1 15:1
American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
2%
4%
Hispanic
33%
10%
Black
13%
11%
White
44%
72%
Two or more races
7%
2%
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.
0.68 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.
4%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 9,768 students has grown by 12% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $11,819 is less than the state average of $12,827. The district revenue/student has grown by 14% over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,718 is less than the state average of $12,642. The district spending/student has grown by 8% over four years.
School District Name West Allis-west Milwaukee School District
Number of Schools
Managed
18
3
Number of Students Managed 9,768 902
District Total Revenue $103 MM $12 MM
District Spending $102 MM $12 MM
District Revenue / Student $11,819 $12,827
District Spending / Student $11,718 $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 Macdowell Montessori School K3-12 (1.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is West Milwaukee Intermediate (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Longfellow Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • MilwaukeeLongfellow Elementary School
    2211 South 60th St
    MilwaukeeWI 53219
    (414)604-4310
    0.7 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 314 students                      
  • MilwaukeeWest Milwaukee Intermediate
    5104 West Greenfield Ave
    MilwaukeeWI 53214
    (414)604-3310
    0.7 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 491 students                      
  • MilwaukeeJefferson Elementary School
    7229 West Becher St
    MilwaukeeWI 53219
    (414)604-4110
    0.8 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 560 students                      
  • MilwaukeePershing Elementary School
    1330 South 47th St
    MilwaukeeWI 53214
    (414)604-4610
    0.9 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 286 students                      
  • MilwaukeeBurbank Elementary School
    6035 West Adler St
    MilwaukeeWI 53214
    (414)256-8400
    1 mi | Gr. PK-8 | 604 students                      

School Reviews

  • Recommended September 16, 2010 - Spacious and well-kept building. Supported music, art, phy ed, library and guidance programs. A hard-working staff dedicated to student success. I love it at Horace Mann! - Posted by Teacher

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