515 E Capitol Dr
Appleton, WI 54911
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Ferber Elementary School serves 607 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Ferber Elementary 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 48% (which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 43%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 42% (which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 41%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the Wisconsin state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Asian), which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 30% (majority Hispanic and Black).

School Overview

Ferber Elementary School's student population of 607 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students
607 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
41 teachers
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School Rankings

Ferber Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,025 schools in Wisconsin (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Ferber Elementary School is 0.46, 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 Data
This School
State Level (WI)
Overall Testing Rank
#831 out of 2025 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
43%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
14%
4%
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Hispanic
8%
12%
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Black
3%
9%
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White
72%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.46
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Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-6
  • Students: 607 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 28%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in WI
  • Math Proficiency
    : 48% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 42% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.46 (Top 30%)

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