Marquette Elementary School

1501 Jenifer St
Madison, WI 53703
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Top 10%
Serving 162 students in grades 3-5, Marquette Elementary School ranks in the top 10% of all schools in Wisconsin for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 39%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-64% (which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 38%).
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Wisconsin state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 32% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 3-5
  • Enrollment: 162 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 36%
  • : Top 10% in WI
  • : 55-59% (Top 20%)
  • : 60-64% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WI Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Marquette Elementary School's student population of 162 students has declined by 16% over five school years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 20% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 3-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
162 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
16 teachers
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School Rankings

Marquette Elementary School ranks within the top 10% of all 1,991 schools in Wisconsin (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Marquette Elementary School is 0.56, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.51. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (WI)
#194 out of 1991 schools
(Top 10%)
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55-59%
39%
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60-64%
38%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
13:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
8%
13%
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Black
14%
9%
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White
64%
68%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
12%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.56
This chart display the diversity score of Marquette Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
34%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WI Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Marquette Elementary School's ranking?
Marquette Elementary School is ranked #194 out of 1,991 schools, which ranks it among the top 10% of public schools in Wisconsin.
What schools are Marquette Elementary School often compared to?
Marquette Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Lowell Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
55-59% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 39% WI state average), while 60-64% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 38% WI state average).
How many students attend Marquette Elementary School?
162 students attend Marquette Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
64% of Marquette Elementary School students are White, 14% of students are Black, 12% of students are Two or more races, 8% of students are Hispanic, 1% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Marquette Elementary School?
Marquette Elementary School has a student ration of 10:1, which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 13:1.
What grades does Marquette Elementary School offer ?
Marquette Elementary School offers enrollment in grades 3-5 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Marquette Elementary School part of?
Marquette Elementary School is part of Madison Metropolitan School District.
In what neighborhood is Marquette Elementary School located?
Marquette Elementary School is located in the Marquette neighborhood of Madison, WI. There are 1 other public schools located in Marquette.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 3-5
  • Enrollment: 162 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 36%
  • : Top 10%
  • : 55-59% (Top 20%)
  • : 60-64% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WI Dept. of Education

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