Parkway Elementary School

5910 N Milwaukee River Pkwy
Milwaukee, WI 53209
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
8/
10
Top 30%
Parkway Elementary School serves 507 students in grades Prekindergarten-3.
Parkway Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Wisconsin for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (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 50-54% (which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the Wisconsin state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 30% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Parkway Elementary School's student population of 507 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-3
Total Students507 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

Parkway Elementary 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 Parkway Elementary School is 0.65, 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
#488 out of 2029 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
5%
4%
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Hispanic
7%
12%
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Black
28%
9%
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White
52%
70%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.650.49
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Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
32%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGlendale-River Hills School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Parkway Elementary School is Nicolet High School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Glen Hills Middle School (1.0 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Milwaukee Glen Hills Middle School Math: 40% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 4-8 | 548 students
    1.0 miles
    2600 W Mill Rd
    Milwaukee, WI 53209
    (414) 351-7160
    1 4-8 548
  • Milwaukee Pratt Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 276 students
    1.0 miles
    5131 N Green Bay Ave
    Milwaukee, WI 53209
    (414) 247-7300
    1 PK-5 276
  • Milwaukee Richards Elementary School Math: 66% | Reading: 73%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-5 | 627 students
    1.1 miles
    5812 N Santa Monica Blvd
    Milwaukee, WI 53217
    (414) 963-3951
    1.1 PK-5 627
  • Milwaukee Nicolet High School Math: 51% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,098 student
    1.2 miles
    6701 N Jean Nicolet Rd
    Milwaukee, WI 53217
    (414) 351-7554
    1.2 9-12 1,098
  • Milwaukee King International Baccalaureate Middle School Math: 6% | Reading: 11%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 483 students
    1.3 miles
    121 E Hadley St
    Milwaukee, WI 53212
    (414) 616-5200
    1.3 6-8 483

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