Plank Road Complex

10201 W Watertown Plank Rd
Milwaukee, WI 53226
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Plank Road Complex serves 64 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
Plank Road Complex 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.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤20% (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 ≤20% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 3:1 is lower than the Wisconsin state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 94% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 30% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Plank Road Complex's student population of 64 students has declined by 24% over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students64 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

Plank Road Complex 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 Plank Road Complex is 0.20, 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
#1834 out of 2029 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio3:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
5%
12%
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Black
89%
9%
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White
6%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score
0.200.49
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Eligible for Free Lunch
91%
32%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (08-09)
8%
8%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWauwatosa School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Plank Road Complex is East High School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Longfellow Middle School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Wauwatosa Stem (0.9 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Milwaukee Wauwatosa Stem Charter School
    Math: 85-89% | Reading: 80-84%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 1%
    Grades: K-5 | 135 students
    0.9 miles
    1060 N Glenview Ave
    Milwaukee, WI 53213
    (414) 773-1900
    0.9 K-5 135
  • Milwaukee Wilson Elementary School Math: 50-59% | Reading: 50-59%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 158 students
    0.9 miles
    1060 N Glenview Ave
    Milwaukee, WI 53213
    (414) 773-1900
    0.9 PK-5 158
  • Milwaukee Underwood Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 317 students
    1.1 miles
    11132 W Potter Rd
    Milwaukee, WI 53226
    (414) 773-1700
    1.1 PK-5 317
  • Milwaukee Hartland Fine Arts Leadership Academy Charter School
    Grades: K-2 | 62 students
    1.2 miles
    232 Church St
    Milwaukee, WI 53209
    (262) 369-6710
    1.2 K-2 62
  • Milwaukee East High School Math: 45% | Reading: 50%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,152 student
    1.3 miles
    7500 Milwaukee Ave
    Milwaukee, WI 53213
    (414) 773-2000
    1.3 9-12 1,152

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