Keefe Avenue Elementary School

1618 W Keefe Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53206
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Bottom 50%
Serving 163 students in grades Prekindergarten-5, Keefe Avenue Elementary School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Wisconsin for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤20% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 38%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤20% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 39%).
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the Wisconsin state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 32% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 163 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • : Bottom 50% in WI
  • : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WI Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

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School Overview

Keefe Avenue Elementary School's student population of 163 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 13 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
163 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
13 teachers
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School Rankings

Keefe Avenue Elementary School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 1,984 schools in Wisconsin (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Keefe Avenue Elementary School is 0.12, which is less 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 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (WI)
#1692 out of 1984 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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≤20%
38%
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≤20%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
13:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
3%
13%
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Black
94%
9%
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White
1%
68%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.12
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
94%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (19-20)
1%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WI Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Keefe Avenue Elementary School's ranking?
Keefe Avenue Elementary School is ranked #1692 out of 1,984 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Wisconsin.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
≤20% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 38% WI state average), while ≤20% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 39% WI state average).
How many students attend Keefe Avenue Elementary School?
163 students attend Keefe Avenue Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
94% of Keefe Avenue Elementary School students are Black, 3% of students are Hispanic, 1% of students are American Indian, 1% of students are White, and 1% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Keefe Avenue Elementary School?
Keefe Avenue Elementary School has a student ration of 13:1, which is equal to the Wisconsin state average of 13:1.
What grades does Keefe Avenue Elementary School offer ?
Keefe Avenue Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Keefe Avenue Elementary School part of?
Keefe Avenue Elementary School is part of Milwaukee School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 163 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 99%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • : ≤20% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WI Dept. of Education

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