Mead Elementary Charter School

241 17th Ave S
Wisconsin Rapids, WI 54495
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Mead Elementary Charter School serves 367 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Mead Elementary Charter School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Wisconsin for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (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 20-24% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 43%) 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 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 30% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Mead Elementary Charter School's student population of 367 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students367 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

Mead Elementary Charter 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 Mead Elementary Charter School is 0.41, which is less 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
#1781 out of 2029 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:115:1
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American Indian
3%
1%
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Asian
5%
4%
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Hispanic
7%
12%
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Black
2%
9%
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White
76%
70%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.410.49
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Eligible for Free Lunch
68%
32%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWisconsin Rapids School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Mead Elementary Charter School is East Junior High School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Wisconsin Rapids Area Middle School (1.2 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Wisconsin Rapids Wisconsin Rapids Area Middle School Math: 44% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-7 | 719 students
    1.2 miles
    1921 27th Ave S
    Wisconsin Rapids, WI 54495
    (715) 424-6740
    1.2 6-7 719
  • Wisconsin Rapids East Junior High School Math: 30% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 8-9 | 719 students
    1.3 miles
    311 Lincoln St
    Wisconsin Rapids, WI 54494
    (715) 424-6730
    1.3 8-9 719
  • Wisconsin Rapids Wrps Four-year-old Kindergarten And Pk Early Childhood
    Grades: PK | 175 students
    1.3 miles
    510 Peach St
    Wisconsin Rapids, WI 54494
    (715) 424-6721
    1.3 PK 175
  • Wisconsin Rapids Howe Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 326 students
    1.4 miles
    221 8th St N
    Wisconsin Rapids, WI 54494
    (715) 424-6772
    1.4 K-5 326
  • Wisconsin Rapids Grove Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 275 students
    2.0 miles
    471 Grove Ave
    Wisconsin Rapids, WI 54494
    (715) 424-6769
    2 PK-5 275

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