Emerson Elementary School

  • Emerson Elementary School serves 354 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (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 50-54% (which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 45%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Emerson Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Wisconsin for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Wisconsin state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 30%.

School Overview

  • Emerson Elementary School's student population of 354 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students354 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Emerson Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 2,029 schools in Wisconsin (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Emerson Elementary School is 0.38, 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 School Rank (16-17)#594 out of 2029 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
43%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
6%
4%
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Hispanic
1%
12%
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Black
5%
9%
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White
78%
70%
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Two or more races
10%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Emerson Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WI.
Diversity Score0.380.49
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Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
32%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLa Crosse School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

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