Lapham Elementary School

  • Lapham Elementary School serves 244 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Wisconsin state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 30%.

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School Overview

  • Lapham Elementary School's student population of 244 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students244 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Lapham Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Lapham Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Lapham Elementary School is 0.63, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.27. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WI)
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Lapham Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Asian
3%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Lapham Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
11%
12%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Lapham Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
14%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Lapham Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
57%
70%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Lapham 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
15%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Lapham Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WI.
Diversity Score0.630.27
This chart display the diversity score of Lapham 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
35%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Lapham 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
2%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Lapham 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 NameMadison Metropolitan School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

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