Plank Road Complex

  • Plank Road Complex serves 78 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is ≤20% (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 ≤20% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 45%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 3:1 is lower than the Wisconsin state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 30%.

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Plank Road Complex places among the top 20% of public schools in Wisconsin for:

School Overview

  • Plank Road Complex's student population of 78 students has grown by 56% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students78 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Plank Road Complex's student:teacher ratio of 3:1 has increased from 2:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Plank Road Complex is 0.15, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.28. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WI)
Overall School Rank#633 out of 2,027 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
43%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≤20%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio3:115:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
6%
12%
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Black
92%
9%
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White
1%
70%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Plank Road Complex.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WI.
Diversity Score0.150.28
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Eligible for Free Lunch
89%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Plank Road Complex and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2008-09 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWauwatosa School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

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