Rawson Elementary School

1410 Rawson Ave
South Milwaukee, WI 53172
(School attendance zone shown in map)
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Serving 369 students in grades Prekindergarten-5, Rawson Elementary School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in Wisconsin for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-24% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 38%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 25-29% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 39%).
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is equal to the Wisconsin state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 32% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 369 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 42%
  • : Bottom 50% in WI
  • : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WI Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Rawson Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Wisconsin for:

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School Overview

Rawson Elementary School's student population of 369 students has declined by 17% over five school years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
369 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
29 teachers
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School Rankings

Rawson Elementary School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 1,984 schools in Wisconsin (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Rawson Elementary School is 0.58, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.51. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (WI)
#1487 out of 1984 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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20-24%
38%
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 2020-21 school year data.
25-29%
39%
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 2020-21 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
4%
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Hispanic
28%
13%
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Black
5%
9%
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White
58%
68%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WI.
0.58
This chart display the diversity score of Rawson Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
36%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
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 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WI Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Rawson Elementary School's ranking?
Rawson Elementary School is ranked #1487 out of 1,984 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in Wisconsin.
What schools are Rawson Elementary School often compared to?
Rawson Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Lakeview Elementary School, Mitchell Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
20-24% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 38% WI state average), while 25-29% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 39% WI state average).
How many students attend Rawson Elementary School?
369 students attend Rawson Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
58% of Rawson Elementary School students are White, 28% of students are Hispanic, 7% of students are Two or more races, 5% of students are Black, and 2% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Rawson Elementary School?
Rawson Elementary School has a student ration of 13:1, which is equal to the Wisconsin state average of 13:1.
What grades does Rawson Elementary School offer ?
Rawson Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5
What school district is Rawson Elementary School part of?
Rawson Elementary School is part of South Milwaukee School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 369 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 42%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • : 25-29% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WI Dept. of Education

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