Atwater Elementary School

  • Atwater Elementary School serves 545 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65% (which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 61% (which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Atwater Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Wisconsin for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Wisconsin state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 30% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

Atwater Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Wisconsin for:

School Overview

  • Atwater Elementary School's student population of 545 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has grown by 19% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students545 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Atwater Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% of all 2,029 schools in Wisconsin (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Atwater Elementary School is 0.54, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.49. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WI)
Overall Testing Rank#199 out of 2029 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
13%
4%
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Hispanic
9%
12%
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Black
9%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Atwater Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
66%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Atwater Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WI.
Diversity Score0.540.49
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Eligible for Free Lunch
12%
32%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameShorewood School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

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