Blakewood Elementary School

3501 Blakewood Ave
South Milwaukee, WI 53172
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
5/
10
Bottom 50%
Blakewood Elementary School serves 354 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Blakewood Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Wisconsin for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (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 30-34% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 43%) 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 29% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 30% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Blakewood Elementary School's student population of 354 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students354 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

Blakewood Elementary 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 Blakewood Elementary School is 0.46, 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
#1176 out of 2029 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
19%
12%
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Black
6%
9%
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White
71%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.460.49
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Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
32%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSouth Milwaukee School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Blakewood Elementary School is Oak Creek High School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is South Milwaukee Middle School (1.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Carollton Elementary School (1.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Oak Creek Carollton Elementary School Math: 66% | Reading: 52%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 422 students
    1.2 miles
    8965 S Carollton Dr
    Oak Creek, WI 53154
    (414) 768-6290
    1.2 PK-5 422
  • South Milwaukee Lakeview Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 316 students
    1.2 miles
    711 Marion Ave
    South Milwaukee, WI 53172
    (414) 766-5252
    1.2 PK-5 316
  • South Milwaukee Rawson Elementary School Math: 37% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 449 students
    1.3 miles
    1410 Rawson Ave
    South Milwaukee, WI 53172
    (414) 766-2904
    1.3 PK-5 449
  • Oak Creek Edgewood Elementary School Math: 50% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 391 students
    1.4 miles
    8545 S Shepard Ave
    Oak Creek, WI 53154
    (414) 768-6280
    1.4 PK-5 391
  • South Milwaukee Luther Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 219 students
    1.7 miles
    718 Hawthorne Ave
    South Milwaukee, WI 53172
    (414) 766-5326
    1.7 PK-5 219

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