Nuestro Mundo

  • Nuestro Mundo serves 311 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 25-29% (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 35-39% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 45%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Wisconsin state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 71% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 30%.

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School Overview

  • Nuestro Mundo's student population of 311 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students311 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WI)
Overall School Rank#1562 out of 2,027 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
43%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
64%
12%
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Black
3%
9%
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White
29%
70%
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Two or more races
4%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Nuestro Mundo.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WI.
Diversity Score0.510.28
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Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Nuestro Mundo 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 NameMadison Metropolitan School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

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