2601 Prairie Rd
Madison, WI 53711
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Huegel Elementary School serves 459 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Huegel 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 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 35-39% (which is approximately equal to the Wisconsin state average of 38%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 39%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Wisconsin state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 32% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 459 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 54%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in WI
  • Math Proficiency
    : 35-39% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40-44% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WI Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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Attribute

School Overview

Huegel Elementary School's student population of 459 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
459 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
39 teachers
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School Rankings

Huegel Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,984 schools in Wisconsin (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Huegel Elementary School is 0.71, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.51. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (WI)
Overall Testing Rank
#779 out of 1984 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
38%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
5%
4%
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Hispanic
19%
13%
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Black
18%
9%
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White
46%
68%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
12%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.71
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WI Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Huegel Elementary School's ranking?

Huegel Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Wisconsin for: Most diverse schools (Top 5%).

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

35-39% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 38% WI state average), while 40-44% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 39% WI state average).

How many students attend Huegel Elementary School?

459 students attend Huegel Elementary School.

What is the racial composition of the student body?

46% of Huegel Elementary School students are White, 19% of students are Hispanic, 18% of students are Black, 12% of students are Two or more races, and 5% of students are Asian.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Huegel Elementary School?

Huegel Elementary School has a student ration of 12:1, which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 13:1.

What grades does Huegel Elementary School offer ?

Huegel Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).

What school district is Huegel Elementary School part of?

Huegel Elementary School is part of Madison Metropolitan School District.

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Quick Stats (2023)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 459 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 54%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 35-39% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40-44% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WI Dept. of Education

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