Northwestern Elementary School

  • Northwestern Elementary School serves 526 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 54% (which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 43%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 45% (which is equal to the Wisconsin state average of 45%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Wisconsin state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 30%.

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School Overview

  • Northwestern Elementary School's student population of 526 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students526 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Northwestern Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Northwestern Elementary School is 0.13, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.27. 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#1372 out of 2,027 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
43%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Northwestern 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)
45%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Northwestern 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 Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Northwestern Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Northwestern Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
Hispanic
3%
12%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Northwestern Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
1%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Northwestern Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
93%
70%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Northwestern 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
2%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Northwestern Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WI.
Diversity Score0.130.27
This chart display the diversity score of Northwestern 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
25%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Northwestern 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 Lunch
5%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Northwestern Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMaple School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

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