Banta School

328 Sixth St
Menasha, WI 54952
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Banta School serves 225 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Banta School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Wisconsin for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 15-19% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Wisconsin state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 80% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 30% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

Banta School's student population of 225 students has grown by 108% over five school years.
The teacher population of 11 teachers has grown by 83% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students225 students
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Total Classroom Teachers11 teachers
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School Comparison

Banta School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Banta School is 0.39, which is less 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
#1690 out of 2029 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
15-19%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
76%
12%
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Black
2%
9%
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White
20%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.390.49
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Eligible for Free Lunch
65%
32%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMenasha Joint School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Banta School is Menasha High School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Shattuck Middle School (2.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Butte Des Morts Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Menasha Butte Des Morts Elementary School Math: 41% | Reading: 29%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 429 students
    0.1 miles
    501 Tayco St
    Menasha, WI 54952
    (920) 967-1900
    0.1 PK-5 429
  • Menasha Menasha High School Math: 25% | Reading: 23%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 987 students
    0.3 miles
    420 7th St
    Menasha, WI 54952
    (920) 967-1800
    0.3 9-12 987
  • Menasha Nicolet Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 3-5 | 136 students
    0.8 miles
    449 Ahnaip St
    Menasha, WI 54952
    (920) 967-1710
    0.8 3-5 136
  • Menasha Jefferson Elementary School
    Grades: PK-2 | 172 students
    1.0 miles
    105 Ice St
    Menasha, WI 54952
    (920) 967-1660
    1 PK-2 172
  • Menasha Gegan Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 315 students
    1.1 miles
    675 W Airport Rd
    Menasha, WI 54952
    (920) 967-1360
    1.1 PK-5 315

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