Northside Elementary School

  • Northside Elementary School serves 380 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 15-19% (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 20-24% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 45%) for the 2016-17 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Wisconsin state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 30%.

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School Overview

  • Northside Elementary School's student population of 380 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has grown by 30% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students380 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Northside Elementary 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Northside Elementary School is 0.64, 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 School Rank (16-17)#1812 out of 2029 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
43%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
19%
4%
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Hispanic
5%
12%
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Black
5%
9%
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White
54%
70%
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Two or more races
17%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This 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 Score0.640.49
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Eligible for Free Lunch
75%
32%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLa Crosse School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

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