Poplar Creek Elementary School

  • Poplar Creek Elementary School serves 450 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65% (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 53% (which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Poplar Creek Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Wisconsin for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Wisconsin state level of 15:1.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Poplar Creek Elementary School's student population of 450 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students450 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Poplar Creek Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 2,029 schools in Wisconsin (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Poplar Creek Elementary School is 0.39, 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#301 out of 2029 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
5%
4%
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Hispanic
11%
12%
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Black
2%
9%
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White
79%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
3%
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Diversity Score0.390.49
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Eligible for Free Lunch
14%
32%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew Berlin School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

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