Horizon Elementary School

625 N Heatherstone Dr
Sun Prairie, WI 53590
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
Horizon Elementary School serves 494 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
Horizon Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Wisconsin for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 62% (which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 49% (which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Wisconsin state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 30% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Horizon Elementary School's student population of 494 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students494 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

Horizon Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Horizon Elementary School is 0.57, 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
#451 out of 2029 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
49%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
22%
4%
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Hispanic
5%
12%
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Black
4%
9%
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White
61%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
8%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.570.49
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Eligible for Free Lunch
11%
32%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSun Prairie Area School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Horizon Elementary School is Cardinal Heights Upper Middle School (3.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Prairie View Middle School (1.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Sun Prairie Meadow View Elementary School

    0.9 miles
    180 Grand Ave
    Sun Prairie, WI 53590
    (608) 834-6500
    0.9 n/a n/a
  • Sun Prairie Prairie View Middle School Math: 48% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 5-7 | 689 students
    1.4 miles
    400 N Thompson Rd
    Sun Prairie, WI 53590
    (608) 834-7800
    1.4 5-7 689
  • Sun Prairie Royal Oaks Elementary School Math: 78% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-5 | 549 students
    1.5 miles
    2215 Pennsylvania Ave
    Sun Prairie, WI 53590
    (608) 834-7200
    1.5 PK-5 549
  • Sun Prairie Token Springs Elementary School

    1.8 miles
    1435 N Thompson Rd
    Sun Prairie, WI 53590
    (608) 834-6500
    1.8 n/a n/a
  • Sun Prairie Creekside Elementary School Math: 33% | Reading: 31%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 529 students
    2.1 miles
    1251 O'keeffe Ave
    Sun Prairie, WI 53590
    (608) 834-7700
    2.1 PK-5 529

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