Mckinley Elementary School

1125 E Taft Ave
Appleton, WI 54915
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Mckinley Elementary School serves 550 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
Mckinley Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Wisconsin for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 42% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 33% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Wisconsin state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 30% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Mckinley Elementary School's student population of 550 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students550 students
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Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
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School Comparison

Mckinley Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 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 Mckinley Elementary School is 0.64, 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
#1312 out of 2029 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:114:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
16%
4%
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Hispanic
18%
12%
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Black
6%
9%
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White
55%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.640.49
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Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
32%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAppleton Area School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Mckinley Elementary School is East High School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Madison Middle School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Horizons Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Appleton Madison Middle School Math: 35% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-8 | 666 students
    0.3 miles
    2020 S Carpenter St
    Appleton, WI 54915
    (920) 832-6276
    0.3 7-8 666
  • Appleton Horizons Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 365 students
    0.9 miles
    2101 Schaefer Cir
    Appleton, WI 54915
    (920) 832-4600
    0.9 PK-6 365
  • Appleton East High School Math: 31% | Reading: 35%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,395 student
    1.0 miles
    2121 Emmers Dr
    Appleton, WI 54915
    (920) 832-6212
    1 9-12 1,395
  • Appleton Tesla Engineering Charter School Charter School
    Math: ≥80% | Reading: 60-79%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: 9-12 | 130 students
    1.0 miles
    2121 Emmers Dr
    Appleton, WI 54915
    (920) 997-1399
    1 9-12 130
  • Appleton Berry Elementary School Math: 55% | Reading: 53%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-6 | 438 students
    1.1 miles
    3601 S Telulah Ave
    Appleton, WI 54915
    (920) 832-5750
    1.1 PK-6 438

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