Barbee Elementary School

  • Barbee Elementary School serves 342 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 6-9% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 43%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 6-9% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 45%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Wisconsin state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 30%.

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School Overview

  • Barbee Elementary School's student population of 342 students has grown by 15% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 18% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students342 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Barbee Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Barbee Elementary School is 0.26, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WI)
Overall School Rank#1978 out of 2,027 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)6-9%
43%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)6-9%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
6%
12%
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Black
86%
9%
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White
3%
70%
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Two or more races
5%
3%
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Diversity Score0.260.49
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Eligible for Free Lunch
83%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Barbee Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMilwaukee School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

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