Orchard Ridge Elementary School

  • Orchard Ridge Elementary School serves 293 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 25-29% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Orchard Ridge 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 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 30%.

Top Placements

Orchard Ridge Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Wisconsin for:

School Overview

  • Orchard Ridge Elementary School's student population of 293 students has declined by 22% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has grown by 63% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students293 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Orchard Ridge 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Orchard Ridge Elementary School is 0.75, 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 Testing Rank#1595 out of 2029 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:1n/a
American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
5%
4%
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Hispanic
19%
12%
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Black
30%
9%
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White
33%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
13%
4%
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Diversity Score0.750.49
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Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
32%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMadison Metropolitan School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

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