1107 S Wasson Ln
River Falls, WI 54022
Rating
8/
10
Top 30%
Renaissance Charter Academy serves 45 students in grades 9-12.
Renaissance Charter Academy placed in the top 30% of all schools in Wisconsin for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 43%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is <50% (which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 41%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Wisconsin state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 32% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 45 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 9%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 60-79% (Btm 50% in WI)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WI Dept. of Education

School Overview

Renaissance Charter Academy's student population of 45 students has grown by 87% over five school years.
The teacher population of 4 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
45 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
4 teachers
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School Rankings

Renaissance Charter Academy is ranked within the top 30% of all 2,025 schools in Wisconsin (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Renaissance Charter Academy is 0.17, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.51. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (WI)
Overall Testing Rank
#591 out of 2025 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
43%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
11:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
n/a
13%
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Black
2%
9%
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White
91%
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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Diversity Score
0.17
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Graduation Rate
60-79%
88%
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Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
56%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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School District Name
Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WI Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?

<50% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 43% WI state average), while <50% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 41% WI state average).

What is the graduation rate of Renaissance Charter Academy?

The graduation rate of Renaissance Charter Academy is 60-79%, which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 88%.

How many students attend Renaissance Charter Academy?

45 students attend Renaissance Charter Academy.

What is the ethnic breakdown of the student body?

91% of Renaissance Charter Academy students are White, 7% of students are Two or more races, and 2% of students are Black.

What is the student:teacher ratio of Renaissance Charter Academy?

Renaissance Charter Academy has a student ration of 11:1, which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 13:1.

What grades does Renaissance Charter Academy offer ?

Renaissance Charter Academy offers enrollment in grades 9-12 (offers virtual instruction).

School Reviews

2   11/9/2010
My daughter has attended the Renaissance academy for the past 3 years. The expectations that the staff put on the children is at a bare minimum. Homework is not given, textbooks are not allowed out of the classroom, and study habits are therefore not taught. These children are passed through high school without any serious prep work for future education at a collegiate level.
- Posted by Parent - Linda

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Quick Stats (2022-23)

  • School Type: Charter School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 45 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 9%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 60-79% (Btm 50%)
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 30%
  • Math Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : <50% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WI Dept. of Education

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