230 Lulu Avenue
Almena, WI 54805
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Barron Area Montessori School serves 29 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
Barron Area Montessori School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Wisconsin for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 43%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is <50% (which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 41%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Wisconsin state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 32% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Barron Area Montessori School's student population of 29 students has declined by 52% over five school years.
The teacher population of 2 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-4
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
29 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
2 teachers
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School Rankings

Barron Area Montessori School is ranked within the top 30% of all 2,025 schools in Wisconsin (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Barron Area Montessori School is 0.13, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.51. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (WI)
Overall Testing Rank
#591 out of 2025 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
43%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
4%
13%
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Black
n/a
9%
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White
93%
68%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.13
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: Prekindergarten-4
  • Students: 29 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 7%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30% in WI
  • Math Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 30%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.13

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