Columbus Elementary School

  • Columbus Elementary School serves 153 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 15-19% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 43%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 15-19% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 45%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the Wisconsin state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 30%.

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School Overview

  • Columbus Elementary School's student population of 153 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has grown by 28% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students153 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Columbus Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Columbus Elementary School is 0.61, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.27. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WI)
Overall School Rank#1654 out of 2,027 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
43%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:115:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
5%
4%
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Hispanic
15%
12%
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Black
11%
9%
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White
59%
70%
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Two or more races
9%
3%
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Diversity Score0.610.27
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Eligible for Free Lunch
72%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAppleton Area School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

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