Mitchell Elementary School

  • Mitchell Elementary School serves 229 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is approximately equal to the Wisconsin state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Mitchell Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Wisconsin for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Wisconsin state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 30% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Mitchell Elementary School's student population of 229 students has declined by 23% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students229 students
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Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Mitchell Elementary School is ranked within the top 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 Mitchell Elementary School is 0.55, 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#895 out of 2029 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
2%
4%
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Hispanic
15%
12%
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Black
6%
9%
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White
64%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
12%
4%
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Diversity Score0.550.49
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Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
32%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCudahy School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

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