Brown Deer Middle/high

8060 N 60th St
Milwaukee, WI 53223
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
5.00 5 1 (1 review)
Brown Deer Middle/high serves 744 students in grades 7-12.
Brown Deer Middle/high placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Wisconsin for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 27% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 29% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Wisconsin state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 30% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

Brown Deer Middle/high places among the top 20% of public schools in Wisconsin for:

School Overview

Brown Deer Middle/high's student population of 744 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 60 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 7-12
Total Students744 students
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Total Classroom Teachers60 teachers
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School Comparison

Brown Deer Middle/high 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 Brown Deer Middle/high is 0.66, 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
#1663 out of 2029 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:114:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
11%
4%
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Hispanic
7%
12%
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Black
52%
9%
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White
23%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.660.49
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Graduation Rate
≥95%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
32%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
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 to Brown Deer Middle/high is Daniel Webster Secondary School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Thoreau Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Milwaukee Thoreau Elementary School Math: 4% | Reading: 6%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 449 students
    0.3 miles
    7878 N 60th St
    Milwaukee, WI 53223
    (262) 236-1800
    0.3 PK-8 449
  • Milwaukee Brown Deer Elementary School Math: 44% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 804 students
    0.4 miles
    5757 W Dean Rd
    Milwaukee, WI 53223
    (414) 371-6800
    0.4 PK-6 804
  • Milwaukee Barton Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 283 students
    1.6 miles
    5700 W Green Tree Rd
    Milwaukee, WI 53223
    (414) 393-3900
    1.6 PK-5 283
  • Milwaukee Daniel Webster Secondary School Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-11 | 87 students
    1.6 miles
    6850 N 53rd St
    Milwaukee, WI 53223
    (414) 206-0500
    1.6 6-11 87
  • Milwaukee Hawthorne Elementary School Math: ≤5% | Reading: 10-14%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 316 students
    1.8 miles
    6945 N 41st St
    Milwaukee, WI 53209
    (414) 247-7200
    1.8 PK-5 316

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