Cesar Chavez Elementary School

Cesar Chavez Elementary School serves 654 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Cesar Chavez Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Wisconsin for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55% (which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 43%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 47% (which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 41%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Wisconsin state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 30% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Rankings

Cesar Chavez Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Wisconsin for:

School Overview

Cesar Chavez Elementary School's student population of 654 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 49 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students654 students
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Total Classroom Teachers49 teachers
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School Rankings

Cesar Chavez Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 2,025 schools in Wisconsin (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Cesar Chavez Elementary School is 0.64, 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
#519 out of 2025 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
43%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
11%
4%
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Hispanic
19%
12%
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Black
8%
9%
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White
55%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.640.49
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Eligible for Free Lunch
26%
32%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMadison Metropolitan School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Cesar Chavez Elementary School is Exploration Academy (2.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Badger Ridge Middle School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Huegel Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Madison Huegel Elementary School Math: 47% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 501 students
    1.1 miles
    2601 Prairie Rd
    Madison, WI 53711
    (608) 204-3100
    1.1 PK-5 501
  • Verona Badger Ridge Middle School Math: 27% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 521 students
    1.9 miles
    740 N Main St
    Verona, WI 53593
    (608) 845-4100
    1.9 6-8 521
  • Verona Core Knowledge Charter School Charter School
    Math: 54% | Reading: 60%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-8 | 416 students
    1.9 miles
    740 N Main St
    Verona, WI 53593
    (608) 845-4130
    1.9 K-8 416
  • Madison Orchard Ridge Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 293 students
    2.0 miles
    5602 Russett Rd
    Madison, WI 53711
    (608) 204-2320
    2 PK-5 293
  • Madison Toki Middle School Math: 33% | Reading: 31%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 573 students
    2.0 miles
    5606 Russett Rd
    Madison, WI 53711
    (608) 204-4740
    2 6-8 573

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