Lowell Elementary School

  • Lowell Elementary School serves 269 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (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 40-44% (which is approximately equal to the Wisconsin state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Lowell Elementary School placed in the top 50% 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 student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Wisconsin state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 30% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Lowell Elementary School's student population of 269 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students269 students
This chart display total students of Lowell Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender % This chart display gender of Lowell Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Lowell Elementary School by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Students by Grade This chart display the students of Lowell Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Lowell Elementary School is ranked within the top 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 Lowell Elementary School is 0.55, 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#696 out of 2029 schools
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall school rank of Lowell Elementary School, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Lowell Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
43%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lowell Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio11:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Lowell Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Lowell Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 1997-98 school year data.
Asian
1%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Lowell Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
17%
12%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Lowell Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
11%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Lowell Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
64%
70%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Lowell Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Lowell Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Lowell Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WI.
Diversity Score0.550.49
This chart display the diversity score of Lowell Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
37%
32%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Lowell 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
5%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Lowell 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 NameWaukesha School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

Show me:

School Reviews

Review Lowell Elementary School. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Name or Alias:

Your review:

Rate this school:
Recent Articles
A generous Michigan teen was growing his hair long to donate to Locks of Love, but was suspended from school as a result. Was this the right cut? We’ll discuss both side of the issue.
A recent ruling by the U.S. Supreme Court bans public school use by churches outside of normal school hours, and we’ll take a look at both sides of this issue.
Learn about whether charter schools or traditional public schools are enjoying better academic performance amongst their students. What do the test results reveal?