Horace Mann Elementary School

6213 West Lapham St,

West Allis, WI, 53214-5096

Tel: (414)604-3910
Grades: PK-5

483 students

Horace Mann Elementary School serves 483 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the WI average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 27%.
Horace Mann Elementary School operates within the West Allis-west Milwaukee School District.

Overview

The student population of 483 students has grown by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has grown by 11% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 483 students
Horace Mann Elementary School Total Students (1989-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 38 teachers
Horace Mann Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1989-2012)
Students by Grade Horace Mann Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.68 is less than the state average of 0.78. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (WI) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 15:1
Horace Mann Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1989-2012)
American Indian
1%
1%
Horace Mann Elementary School American Indian (1989-2012)
Asian
2%
3%
Horace Mann Elementary School Asian (1989-2012)
Hispanic
30%
10%
Horace Mann Elementary School Hispanic (1989-2012)
Black
13%
11%
Horace Mann Elementary School Black (1989-2012)
White
46%
73%
Horace Mann Elementary School White (1989-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Horace Mann Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Horace Mann 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.
0.68 0.78
Horace Mann Elementary School Diversity Score (1989-2012)
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.
61%
34%
Horace Mann Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2012)
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.
4%
6%
Horace Mann Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 9,659 students has grown by 11% over five years.
School District Name West Allis-west Milwaukee School District
Number of Schools
Managed
17
3
Number of Students Managed 9,659 951
West Allis-west Milwaukee   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $103 MM n/a
West Allis-west Milwaukee   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $102 MM n/a
West Allis-west Milwaukee   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,819 $0
West Allis-west Milwaukee   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,718 $0
West Allis-west Milwaukee   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 Community High School (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 Students Grades
  • West Allis Longfellow Elementary School
    2211 South 60th St
    West Allis , WI , 53219
    (414)604-4310
    0.7  mi  |  280  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • West Milwaukee West Milwaukee Intermediate
    5104 West Greenfield Ave
    West Milwaukee , WI , 53214
    (414)604-3310
    0.7  mi  |  496  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • West Allis Jefferson Elementary School
    7229 West Becher St
    West Allis , WI , 53219
    (414)604-4110
    0.8  mi  |  540  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • West Milwaukee Pershing Elementary School
    1330 South 47th St
    West Milwaukee , WI , 53214
    (414)604-4610
    0.9  mi  |  298  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Milwaukee Burbank Elementary School
    6035 West Adler St
    Milwaukee , WI , 53214
    (414)256-8400
    1  mi  |  601  students  |  Gr.  PK-8

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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West Allis, 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 0.53, which is higher than the Wisconsin average of 0.27. The most diverse school in West Allis is Horace Mann Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Wisconsin or national school diversity statistics.