Wedgewood Park School

Wedgewood Park School serves 840 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is higher than the WI average of 16:1.
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.

School Overview

The student population of 840 students has grown by 35% over five years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has declined by 15% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 840 students
Wedgewood Park School Total Students (2008-2014)
Gender % Wedgewood Park School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 33 teachers
Wedgewood Park School Total Teachers (2008-2014)
Students by Grade Wedgewood Park School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.63 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 26:1 16:1
Wedgewood Park School Student Teacher Ratio (2008-2014)
American Indian
1%
1%
Wedgewood Park School American Indian Students (2008-2014)
Asian
4%
4%
Wedgewood Park School Asian Students (2008-2014)
Hispanic
53%
10%
Wedgewood Park School Black Students (2008-2014)
Black
17%
10%
Wedgewood Park School Black Students (2008-2014)
White
25%
72%
Wedgewood Park School White Students (2008-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Wedgewood Park School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown WI All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.63 0.25
Wedgewood Park School Diversity Score (2008-2014)
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.
70%
36%
Wedgewood Park School Eligible for Free Lunch (2008-2014)
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.
8%
6%
Wedgewood Park School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2008-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 80,221 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $15,456 is higher than the state average of $13,583. The district revenue/student has grown by 25% over four years.
The district spending/student of $15,356 is higher than the state average of $13,316. The district spending/student has grown by 23% over four years.
School District Name Milwaukee School District
Number of Schools
Managed
172
3
Number of Students Managed 80,221 882
Milwaukee   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $1,269 MM $12 MM
Milwaukee   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $1,261 MM $12 MM
Milwaukee   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $15,456 $13,583
Milwaukee   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $15,356 $13,316
Milwaukee   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public 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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    MilwaukeeWI 53220
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