Ferber Elementary School

  • Ferber Elementary School serves 634 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 45% (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 44% (which is lower 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 26% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 30%.

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School Overview

  • Ferber Elementary School's student population of 634 students has grown by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 42 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students634 students
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Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ferber Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Ferber Elementary School is 0.43, 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#879 out of 2,027 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
43%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Ferber Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
13%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Ferber Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
7%
12%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Ferber Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
4%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Ferber Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
74%
70%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Ferber Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
3%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Ferber Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WI.
Diversity Score0.430.28
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Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Ferber Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ferber Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Appleton Classical School Charter School
    Grades: K-8 | 477 students
    0.1 miles
    3310 N Durkee St
    Appleton, WI 54911
    (920)832-4968
    0.1 K-8 477
  • Appleton Einstein Middle School
    Grades: 7-8 | 537 students
    0.3 miles
    324 E Florida Ave
    Appleton, WI 54911
    (920)832-6240
    0.3 7-8 537
  • Appleton Franklin Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 369 students
    0.9 miles
    2212 N Jarchow St
    Appleton, WI 54911
    (920)832-6246
    0.9 PK-6 369
  • Appleton Huntley Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 698 students
    1.2 miles
    2224 N Ullman St
    Appleton, WI 54911
    (920)832-6255
    1.2 PK-6 698
  • Appleton Kaleidoscope Academy Charter School
    Grades: 6-8 | 618 students
    1.4 miles
    318 E Brewster St
    Appleton, WI 54911
    (920)832-6294
    1.4 6-8 618

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