Metcalfe Elementary School

  • Metcalfe Elementary School serves 278 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤5% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 43%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is ≤5% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 45%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Wisconsin state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 30%.

School Overview

  • Metcalfe Elementary School's student population of 278 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students278 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Metcalfe Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Metcalfe Elementary School is 0.19, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.28. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WI)
Overall School Rank#1999 out of 2,027 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤5%
43%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Metcalfe 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤5%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Metcalfe 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Metcalfe Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
Asian
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Metcalfe Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
Hispanic
6%
12%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Metcalfe Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
90%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Metcalfe Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
1%
70%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Metcalfe Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
3%
3%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Metcalfe Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WI.
Diversity Score0.190.28
This chart display the diversity score of Metcalfe Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
96%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Metcalfe Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Metcalfe Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMilwaukee School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

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