3939 N 88th St
Milwaukee, WI 53222
Rating
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Capitol West Academy served 253 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Capitol West Academy 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 10-14% (which was lower than the Wisconsin state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 10-14% (which was lower than the Wisconsin state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 was equal to the Wisconsin state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment was 98% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Wisconsin state average of 30% (majority Hispanic and Black).

School Overview

School Type
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students
253 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
18 teachers
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School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (WI)
Overall Testing Rank
#1904 out of 2025 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
10-14%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(17-18)
10-14%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
2%
4%
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Hispanic
1%
12%
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Black
91%
9%
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White
2%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.17
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Eligible for Free Lunch
3%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
91%
4%
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School District Name
Capitol West Academy Agency School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

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