2200 W Drexel Ave
Oak Creek, WI 53154
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Forest Ridge Elementary School serves 418 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Forest Ridge 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 44% (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 43% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 30% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Rankings

Forest Ridge Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Wisconsin for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Forest Ridge Elementary School's student population of 418 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has grown by 17% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
418 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
27 teachers
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School Rankings

Forest Ridge 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 Forest Ridge Elementary School is 0.62, which is more 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
#816 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)
44%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
13%
4%
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Hispanic
18%
12%
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Black
9%
9%
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White
57%
70%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.62
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Eligible for Free Lunch
32%
32%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 418 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 43%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in WI
  • Math Proficiency
    : 48% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 44% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.62 (Top 20%)

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