Northwestern Middle School

10523 E Us Highway 2
Poplar, WI 54864
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
Northwestern Middle School serves 286 students in grades 6-8.
Northwestern Middle School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Wisconsin for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 63% (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 48% (which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Wisconsin state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic and American Indian), which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 30% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

Northwestern Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Wisconsin for:

School Overview

Northwestern Middle School's student population of 286 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students286 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

Northwestern Middle School is ranked within the top 30% 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 Middle School is 0.15, 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
#458 out of 2029 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
2%
12%
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Black
n/a
9%
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White
92%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.150.49
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Eligible for Free Lunch
22%
32%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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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 Middle School is Northwestern High School (3.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Solon Springs School (16.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Northwestern Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Poplar Northwestern Elementary School Math: 50% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 519 students
    0.1 miles
    10465 E Us Highway 2
    Poplar, WI 54864
    (715) 364-8465
    0.1 PK-5 519
  • Maple Northwestern High School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 419 students
    3.1 miles
    4751 S County Road F
    Maple, WI 54854
    (715) 363-2434
    3.1 9-12 419
  • Superior Lake Superior Elementary School Math: 40-44% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 211 students
    12.5 miles
    6200 E 3rd St
    Superior, WI 54880
    (715) 398-7672
    12.5 PK-5 211
  • Superior Four Corners Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 223 students
    14.9 miles
    4465 E County Road B
    Superior, WI 54880
    (715) 399-8911
    14.9 PK-5 223
  • Solon Springs Eagles' Wings Virtual Charter School Charter School

    16.7 miles
    8993 E Baldwin Ave
    Solon Springs, WI 54873
    (715) 378-2263
    16.7 n/a n/a

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