Columbus Elementary School (Closed 2012)

  • Columbus Elementary School served 277 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math was 60-64% (which was lower than the Wisconsin state average of 77%) for the 2010-11 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts was 65-69% (which was lower than the Wisconsin state average of 83%) for the 2010-11 school year.
  • Columbus Elementary School 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 2010-11 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 was equal to the Wisconsin state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 76% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which was higher than the Wisconsin state average of 30%.

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School Overview

Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students277 students
This chart display total students of Columbus Elementary School by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Columbus Elementary School by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Columbus Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2011-2012 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WI)
Overall School Rank (10-11)#1737 out of 1992 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
77%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Columbus Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
83%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Columbus Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Columbus Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Columbus Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Asian
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Columbus Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 1998-99 school year data.
Hispanic
38%
12%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Columbus Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Black
31%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Columbus Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
White
24%
70%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Columbus Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Two or more races
7%
3%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Columbus Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WI.
Diversity Score0.700.49
This chart display the diversity score of Columbus Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
84%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Columbus Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Columbus Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKenosha School District
Source: 2011-2012 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

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