Milwaukee Parkside School

2969 S Howell Ave
Milwaukee, WI 53207
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 811 students in grades Prekindergarten-8, Milwaukee Parkside School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Wisconsin for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15-19% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 38%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 39%).
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Wisconsin state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 79% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 32% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 811 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 79%
  • : Bottom 50% in WI
  • : 15-19% (Btm 50%)
  • : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WI Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Milwaukee Parkside School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Wisconsin for:

School Overview

Milwaukee Parkside School's student population of 811 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 50 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-8
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
811 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
50 teachers
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School Rankings

Milwaukee Parkside School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 1,984 schools in Wisconsin (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Milwaukee Parkside School is 0.74, 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.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (WI)
#1465 out of 1984 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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15-19%
38%
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30-34%
39%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
13:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
10%
4%
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Hispanic
42%
13%
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Black
18%
9%
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White
21%
68%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.74
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
69%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (19-20)
3%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WI Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Milwaukee Parkside School's ranking?
Milwaukee Parkside School is ranked #1465 out of 1,984 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Wisconsin.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
15-19% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 38% WI state average), while 30-34% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 39% WI state average).
How many students attend Milwaukee Parkside School?
811 students attend Milwaukee Parkside School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
42% of Milwaukee Parkside School students are Hispanic, 21% of students are White, 18% of students are Black, 10% of students are Asian, 7% of students are Two or more races, and 2% of students are American Indian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Milwaukee Parkside School?
Milwaukee Parkside School has a student ration of 16:1, which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 13:1.
What grades does Milwaukee Parkside School offer ?
Milwaukee Parkside School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-8 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Milwaukee Parkside School part of?
Milwaukee Parkside School is part of Milwaukee School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-8
  • Enrollment: 811 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 79%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 15-19% (Btm 50%)
  • : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WI Dept. of Education

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