Elm Dale Elementary School

5300 S Honey Creek Dr
Milwaukee, WI 53221
(School attendance zone shown in map)
  • Elm Dale Elementary School serves 460 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 48% (which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 43%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 55-59% (which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 45%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Wisconsin state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 30%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Elm Dale Elementary School's student population of 460 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has grown by 24% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2008)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students460 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Elm Dale Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 21:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Elm Dale Elementary School is 0.62, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.28. 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#793 out of 2,027 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
43%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
13%
4%
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Hispanic
22%
12%
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Black
5%
9%
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White
56%
70%
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Two or more races
4%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Elm Dale Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WI.
Diversity Score0.620.28
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Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGreenfield School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

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