Brown Deer Elementary School

5757 W Dean Rd
Milwaukee, WI 53223
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
Brown Deer Elementary School serves 804 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Brown Deer Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Wisconsin for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 44% (which is equal to the Wisconsin state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 47% (which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Wisconsin state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 74% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 30% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

Brown Deer Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Wisconsin for:

School Overview

Brown Deer Elementary School's student population of 804 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 58 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students804 students
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Total Classroom Teachers58 teachers
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School Comparison

Brown Deer Elementary School is ranked within the top 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 Brown Deer Elementary School is 0.73, which is more 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
#846 out of 2029 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
43%
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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
10%
12%
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Black
42%
9%
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White
26%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.730.49
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Eligible for Free Lunch
37%
32%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBrown Deer School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Brown Deer Elementary School is Brown Deer Middle/high (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Thoreau Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Milwaukee Brown Deer Middle/high Math: 27% | Reading: 29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 744 students
    0.4 miles
    8060 N 60th St
    Milwaukee, WI 53223
    (414) 371-7000
    0.4 7-12 744
  • Milwaukee Thoreau Elementary School Math: 4% | Reading: 6%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 449 students
    0.6 miles
    7878 N 60th St
    Milwaukee, WI 53223
    (262) 236-1800
    0.6 PK-8 449
  • Milwaukee Daniel Webster Secondary School Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-11 | 87 students
    1.9 miles
    6850 N 53rd St
    Milwaukee, WI 53223
    (414) 206-0500
    1.9 6-11 87
  • Milwaukee Hawthorne Elementary School Math: ≤5% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 316 students
    1.9 miles
    6945 N 41st St
    Milwaukee, WI 53209
    (414) 247-7200
    1.9 PK-5 316
  • Milwaukee Barton Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 283 students
    2.0 miles
    5700 W Green Tree Rd
    Milwaukee, WI 53223
    (414) 393-3900
    2 PK-5 283

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