Potosi Middle School

  • Potosi Middle School serves 68 students in grades 6-8.
  • 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 20-24% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Potosi Middle 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.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Wisconsin state level of 15:1.

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School Overview

  • Potosi Middle School's student population of 68 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 7 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students68 students
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Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Potosi Middle 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has increased from 8:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Potosi Middle School is 0.10, 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 School Rank#1657 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)20-24%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
n/a
12%
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Black
n/a
9%
White
99%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
3%
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Diversity Score0.100.49
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Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
32%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
13%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePotosi School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

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