Alcott Elementary School

3563 S 97th St
Milwaukee, WI 53228
(School attendance zone shown in map)
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 248 students in grades Prekindergarten-8, Alcott Elementary School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Wisconsin for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 6-9% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 38%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20-24% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 39%).
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Wisconsin state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 74% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 32% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 248 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 74%
  • : Bottom 50% in WI
  • : 6-9% (Btm 50%)
  • : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WI Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Alcott Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Wisconsin for:

School Overview

Alcott Elementary School's student population of 248 students has declined by 19% over five school years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
248 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
16 teachers
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School Rankings

Alcott Elementary School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 1,984 schools in Wisconsin (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Alcott Elementary School is 0.74, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.51. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (WI)
#1774 out of 1984 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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6-9%
38%
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20-24%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
4%
4%
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Hispanic
34%
13%
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Black
27%
9%
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White
26%
68%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
9%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.74
This chart display the diversity score of Alcott Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
73%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (19-20)
2%
5%
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School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WI Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Alcott Elementary School's ranking?
Alcott Elementary School is ranked #1774 out of 1,984 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Wisconsin.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
6-9% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 38% WI state average), while 20-24% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 39% WI state average).
How many students attend Alcott Elementary School?
248 students attend Alcott Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
34% of Alcott Elementary School students are Hispanic, 27% of students are Black, 26% of students are White, 9% of students are Two or more races, and 4% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Alcott Elementary School?
Alcott Elementary School has a student ration of 16:1, which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 13:1.
What grades does Alcott Elementary School offer ?
Alcott Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-8 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Alcott Elementary School part of?
Alcott Elementary School is part of Milwaukee School District.
In what neighborhood is Alcott Elementary School located?
Alcott Elementary School is located in the Alcott Park neighborhood of Milwaukee, WI.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 248 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 74%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 6-9% (Btm 50%)
  • : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WI Dept. of Education

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