Prescott Middle School

  • Prescott Middle School serves 312 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 44% (which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 43%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 58% (which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 44%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Prescott Middle School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Wisconsin for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Wisconsin state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 29%.

Top Placements

Prescott Middle School places among the top 20% of public schools in Wisconsin for:

  • Category Attribute
  • Reading Language/Arts Proficiency Highest reading language/arts proficiency (Top 20%)

School Overview

  • Prescott Middle School's student population of 312 students has grown by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students312 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Prescott Middle School is ranked within the top 30% of all 2,027 schools in Wisconsin (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Prescott Middle School is 0.15, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.26. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WI)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
43%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Prescott Middle School and the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Prescott Middle School and percentage of American Indian students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Asian
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Prescott Middle School and the percentage of Asian students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
4%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Prescott Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
n/a
9%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Prescott Middle School and the percentage of Black students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2009-10 school year data.
White
92%
71%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Prescott Middle School and the percentage of White students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
4%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Prescott Middle School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in WI.
Diversity Score0.150.26
This chart display the diversity score of Prescott Middle School and the average diversity score of Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
9%
34%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Prescott Middle School and the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
6%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Prescott Middle School and the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePrescott School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

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