Hawthorne Elementary School

1111 Maitland Dr
Waukesha, WI 53188
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Hawthorne Elementary School serves 239 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Hawthorne Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Wisconsin for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 25-29% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Wisconsin state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 30% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Hawthorne Elementary School's student population of 239 students has declined by 18% over five school years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students239 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

Hawthorne Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,029 schools in Wisconsin (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Hawthorne Elementary School is 0.65, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (WI)
Overall Testing Rank
#1577 out of 2029 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:115:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
3%
4%
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Hispanic
24%
12%
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Black
13%
9%
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White
53%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.650.49
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Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
32%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWaukesha School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Hawthorne Elementary School is Riverview School (0.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Butler Middle School (0.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Waukesha Butler Middle School Math: 37% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 883 students
    0.7 miles
    310 N Hine Ave
    Waukesha, WI 53188
    (262) 970-2905
    0.7 6-8 883
  • Waukesha Blair Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 312 students
    0.8 miles
    301 Hyde Park Ave
    Waukesha, WI 53188
    (262) 970-1405
    0.8 PK-5 312
  • Waukesha Summit View Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 65% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 592 students
    0.8 miles
    2100 Summit Ave
    Waukesha, WI 53188
    (262) 970-2605
    0.8 PK-5 592
  • Waukesha Riverview School Alternative School
    Grades: 6-12 | 3 students
    0.9 miles
    521 Riverview Ave
    Waukesha, WI 53186
    (262) 548-7731
    0.9 6-12 3
  • Waukesha Lowell Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 269 students
    1.0 miles
    140 N Grandview Blvd
    Waukesha, WI 53188
    (262) 970-1905
    1 PK-5 269

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