Curtin Elementary School

3450 S 32nd St
Milwaukee, WI 53215
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Curtin Elementary School serves 318 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Curtin 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 23% (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 32:1 is higher than the Wisconsin state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 86% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 30% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

Curtin Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Wisconsin for:

School Overview

Curtin Elementary School's student population of 318 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 10 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students318 students
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Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
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School Comparison

Curtin Elementary School 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 Curtin Elementary School is 0.62, 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
#1700 out of 2029 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio32:114:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
9%
4%
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Hispanic
58%
12%
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Black
13%
9%
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White
14%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.620.49
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Eligible for Free Lunch
84%
32%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
3%
6%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMilwaukee School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Curtin Elementary School is Audubon Technology And Communication High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Audubon Technology And Communication Middle School (0.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Milwaukee Audubon Technology And Communication High School Math: ≤5% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 378 students
    0.4 miles
    3300 S 39th St
    Milwaukee, WI 53215
    (414) 902-7800
    0.4 9-12 378
  • Milwaukee Veritas High School Charter School
    Math: 40-49% | Reading: 30-39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 252 students
    0.4 miles
    3025 W Oklahoma Ave
    Milwaukee, WI 53215
    (414) 389-5574
    0.4 9-12 252
  • Milwaukee Audubon Technology And Communication Middle School Math: 6% | Reading: 14%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 582 students
    0.5 miles
    3300 S 39th St
    Milwaukee, WI 53215
    (414) 902-7800
    0.5 6-8 582
  • Milwaukee Pulaski High School Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 966 students
    0.6 miles
    2500 W Oklahoma Ave
    Milwaukee, WI 53215
    (414) 902-8900
    0.6 9-12 966
  • Milwaukee Carmen Hi Southeast Campus Charter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 367 students
    0.7 miles
    2500 W Oklahoma Ave
    Milwaukee, WI 53218
    (414) 509-7800
    0.7 9-12 367

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