Wheatland Center Elementary School

Wheatland Center Elementary School serves 465 students in grades PK - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the WI average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 28%.
Wheatland Center Elementary School operates within the Wheatland J1 School District.

School Overview

The student population of 465 students has grown by 12% over five years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 465 students
Wheatland Center Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Wheatland Center Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 32 teachers
Wheatland Center Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Wheatland Center Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.10 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 15:1 16:1
Wheatland Center Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
3%
10%
Wheatland Center Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
1%
10%
Wheatland Center Elementary School Black Students (1996-2014)
White
95%
72%
Wheatland Center Elementary School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
1%
2%
Wheatland Center Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2014)
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.
0.10 0.25
Wheatland Center Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
36%
36%
Wheatland Center Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2014)
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.
3%
6%
Wheatland Center Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

Wheatland J1 School District's student population of 465 students has grown by 12% over five years.
The revenue/student of $15,627 is higher than the state average of $13,583. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $15,214 is higher than the state average of $13,316. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Wheatland J1 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
3
Number of Students Managed 465 856
Wheatland J1   School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $7 MM $12 MM
Wheatland J1   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $6 MM $12 MM
Wheatland J1   School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $15,627 $13,583
Wheatland J1   School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $15,214 $13,316
Wheatland J1   School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
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 Wilmot High School (5.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Brookwood Middle School (5.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Randall Consolidated School (1.7 miles away)
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School Reviews

Wheatland Center School has made great changes in the past few years. A new principal and administrator have really made the difference. WCS has SMARTboards in every classroom and mini LAPTOPS for every middle school student (grades 5 -8). Way to go WCS!
- Posted by Parent, 12/13/10

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