Elkhorn Area High School

482 E Geneva St
Elkhorn, WI 53121
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
Elkhorn Area High School serves 936 students in grades 9-12.
Elkhorn Area High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Wisconsin for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (which is approximately equal to the Wisconsin state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 45-49% (which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Wisconsin state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 19% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 30% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Elkhorn Area High School places among the top 20% of public schools in Wisconsin for:

School Overview

Elkhorn Area High School's student population of 936 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 55 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students936 students
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Total Classroom Teachers55 teachers
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School Comparison

Elkhorn Area High School is ranked within the top 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 Elkhorn Area High School is 0.33, which is less 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
#857 out of 2029 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
14%
12%
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Black
1%
9%
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White
81%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.330.49
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Graduation Rate
≥99%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
17%
32%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameElkhorn Area School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Elkhorn Area High School is Walworth County Education Alternative High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Elkhorn Area Middle School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Jackson Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Elkhorn Jackson Elementary School Math: 56% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 567 students
    0.6 miles
    13 N Jackson St
    Elkhorn, WI 53121
    (262) 723-1200
    0.6 PK-5 567
  • Elkhorn Walworth County Education Alternative High School Charter School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 88 students
    0.8 miles
    400 County Road H
    Elkhorn, WI 53121
    (262) 741-8138
    0.8 9-12 88
  • Elkhorn West Side Elementary School Math: 43% | Reading: 40%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 560 students
    1.0 miles
    222 Sunset Dr
    Elkhorn, WI 53121
    (262) 723-3297
    1 PK-5 560
  • Elkhorn Elkhorn Area Middle School Math: 38% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 767 students
    1.1 miles
    627 Court St
    Elkhorn, WI 53121
    (262) 723-6800
    1.1 6-8 767
  • Elkhorn Lakeland School Special Education School

    2.3 miles
    W3905 County Road Nn
    Elkhorn, WI 53121
    (262) 741-4118
    2.3 n/a n/a

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