Brown Deer Elementary School

  • Brown Deer Elementary School serves 823 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 41% (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 50% (which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 45%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Wisconsin state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 30%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Brown Deer Elementary School's student population of 823 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 57 teachers has grown by 67% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students823 students
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Total Classroom Teachers57 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Brown Deer Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Brown Deer Elementary School is 0.72, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.27. 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#846 out of 2,027 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
43%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
14%
4%
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Hispanic
8%
12%
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Black
41%
9%
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White
29%
70%
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Two or more races
8%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Brown Deer Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WI.
Diversity Score0.720.27
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Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Brown Deer Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBrown Deer School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

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