Horizon Elementary School

  • Horizon Elementary School serves 303 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 35-39% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 43%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 35-39% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 45%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Horizon 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Wisconsin state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 11% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 30%.

School Overview

  • Horizon Elementary School's student population of 303 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students303 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Horizon Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Horizon 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Horizon Elementary School is 0.21, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WI)
Overall School Rank#1305 out of 2029 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
43%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Horizon Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Horizon 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 Ratio17:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Horizon Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Horizon Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Asian
3%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Horizon Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
6%
12%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Horizon Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
n/a
9%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Horizon Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
89%
70%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Horizon 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%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Horizon Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Horizon Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WI.
Diversity Score0.210.49
This chart display the diversity score of Horizon Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
17%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Horizon 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
3%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Horizon 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 NamePlymouth Joint School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

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