Rawson Elementary School

  • Rawson Elementary School serves 463 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 36% (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 32% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 45%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the Wisconsin state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 30%.

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School Overview

  • Rawson Elementary School's student population of 463 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students463 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Rawson Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Rawson Elementary School is 0.49, which is more 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#1793 out of 2,027 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
43%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Rawson Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Rawson Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Rawson Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Asian
1%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Rawson Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
21%
12%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Rawson Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
6%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Rawson Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
68%
70%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Rawson Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 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 Rawson Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WI.
Diversity Score0.490.28
This chart display the diversity score of Rawson Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
50%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Rawson Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Rawson Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSouth Milwaukee School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

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