Independence Elementary School

23786 Indee Blvd
Independence, WI 54747
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Independence Elementary School serves 191 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Independence 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 35-39% (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 35-39% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the Wisconsin state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 30% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Independence Elementary School's student population of 191 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 9 teachers has declined by 30% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students191 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Independence Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
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School Comparison

Independence 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 Independence Elementary School is 0.54, 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
#1255 out of 2029 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
51%
12%
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Black
2%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Independence Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
White
45%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.540.49
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Eligible for Free Lunch
63%
32%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Independence Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Independence Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameIndependence School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Independence Elementary School is Independence High School (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Independence Middle School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Independence Independence High School Math: 20-29% | Reading: 20-29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 110 students
    0.0 miles
    23786 Indee Blvd
    Independence, WI 54747
    (715) 985-3172
    0 9-12 110
  • Independence Independence Middle School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 72 students
    0.3 miles
    23786 Indee Blvd
    Independence, WI 54747
    (715) 985-3172
    0.3 6-8 72
  • Whitehall Whitehall Memorial Junior/senior High School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 345 students
    4.7 miles
    19121 Hobson St
    Whitehall, WI 54773
    (715) 538-4364
    4.7 7-12 345
  • Whitehall Whitehall Memorial Elementary School Math: 41% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 438 students
    4.9 miles
    19121 Hobson St
    Whitehall, WI 54773
    (715) 538-4364
    4.9 PK-6 438
  • Arcadia Arcadia Elementary School Math: 25-29% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-4 | 555 students
    8.7 miles
    358 E River St
    Arcadia, WI 54612
    (608) 323-3315
    8.7 PK-4 555

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