Northwestern Elementary School

10465 E Us Highway 2
Poplar, WI 54864
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
6/
10
Top 50%
Northwestern Elementary School serves 519 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Northwestern 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 percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50% (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 42% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Wisconsin state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 30% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Northwestern Elementary School's student population of 519 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students519 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Northwestern Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

Northwestern 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 Northwestern Elementary School is 0.10, which is less 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
#840 out of 2029 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
1%
12%
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Black
1%
9%
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White
95%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.100.49
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Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
32%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
5%
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 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMaple School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Northwestern Elementary School is Northwestern High School (3.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Northwestern Middle School (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Poplar Northwestern Middle School Math: 63% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 6-8 | 286 students
    0.1 miles
    10523 E Us Highway 2
    Poplar, WI 54864
    (715) 364-2218
    0.1 6-8 286
  • Maple Northwestern High School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 419 students
    3.2 miles
    4751 S County Road F
    Maple, WI 54854
    (715) 363-2434
    3.2 9-12 419
  • Superior Lake Superior Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 211 students
    12.4 miles
    6200 E 3rd St
    Superior, WI 54880
    (715) 398-7672
    12.4 PK-5 211
  • Superior Four Corners Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 223 students
    14.8 miles
    4465 E County Road B
    Superior, WI 54880
    (715) 399-8911
    14.8 PK-5 223
  • Solon Springs Solon Springs School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-12 | 269 students
    16.6 miles
    8993 E Baldwin Ave
    Solon Springs, WI 54873
    (715) 378-2263
    16.6 PK-12 269

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