Northside Elementary School

  • Northside Elementary School serves 396 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 20-24% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 43%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 15-19% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 44%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Northside Elementary 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 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Wisconsin state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 29%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Northside Elementary School's student population of 396 students has grown by 20% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has grown by 23% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students396 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Northside Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,027 schools in Wisconsin (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Northside Elementary School is 0.61, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.26. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WI)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
43%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Northside 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 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
20%
4%
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Hispanic
3%
11%
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Black
5%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Northside Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
58%
71%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Northside Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
14%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Northside Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WI.
Diversity Score0.610.26
This chart display the diversity score of Northside Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
69%
34%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Northside Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Northside Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLa Crosse School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

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    0.3 miles
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  • La Crosse Logan High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 778 students
    0.3 miles
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  • La Crosse Logan Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 418 students
    0.3 miles
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  • La Crosse 7 Rivers Community High School Alternative School
    Charter School
    Grades: 9-11 | 31 students
    0.4 miles
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  • La Crosse Coulee Montessori Charter School Charter School
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    0.5 miles
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