Lucas Charter School (Closed 2012)

  • Lucas Charter School served 38 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math was <50% (which was lower than the Wisconsin state average of 77%) for the 2010-11 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts was ≥50% (which was lower than the Wisconsin state average of 83%) for the 2010-11 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 was lower than the Wisconsin state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment was 23% of the student body (majority Asian), which was lower than the Wisconsin state average of 30%.

School Overview

School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students38 students
This chart display total students of Lucas Charter School by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Total Classroom Teachers3 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Lucas Charter School by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Lucas Charter School by grade.

School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2011-2012 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WI)
Overall School Rank--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
77%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Lucas Charter 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 2010-11 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥50%
83%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Lucas Charter 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 2010-11 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Lucas Charter School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
American Indian
3%
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Lucas Charter School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Asian
11%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Lucas Charter School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Hispanic
6%
12%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Lucas Charter School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Black
n/a
9%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Lucas Charter School and the percentage of Black public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
White
77%
70%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Lucas Charter School and the percentage of White public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Two or more races
3%
3%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Lucas Charter School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WI.
Diversity Score0.390.28
This chart display the diversity score of Lucas Charter School and the public school average diversity score of Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Graduation Rate (10-11)40-59%
86%
Eligible for Free Lunch
63%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Lucas Charter School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Lucas Charter School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMenomonie Area School District
Source: 2011-2012 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

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