230 Schenk St
Madison, WI 53714
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Schenk Elementary School serves 392 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Schenk Elementary 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30-34% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 43%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 20-24% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 41%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Wisconsin state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 32% (majority Hispanic and Black).

School Overview

Schenk Elementary School's student population of 392 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
392 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
39 teachers
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School Rankings

Schenk Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 Schenk Elementary School is 0.76, 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.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School
State Level (WI)
Overall Testing Rank
#1598 out of 2025 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-34%
43%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-24%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
8%
4%
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Hispanic
26%
13%
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Black
24%
9%
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White
33%
68%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
9%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.76
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National School Lunch Program
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
63%
38%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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Source: 2020-2021 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Students: 392 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 67%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in WI
  • Math Proficiency
    : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 20-24% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.76

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