1508 Neenah St
Watertown, WI 53094
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Schurz Elementary School serves 308 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Schurz Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Wisconsin for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45-49% (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 40-44% (which is approximately equal to the Wisconsin state average of 41%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Wisconsin state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 48% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 30% (majority Hispanic).

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Schurz Elementary School's student population of 308 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
308 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
25 teachers
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School Rankings

Schurz Elementary School is ranked within the top 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 Schurz Elementary School is 0.56, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.49. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (WI)
Overall Testing Rank
#838 out of 2025 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
43%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
42%
12%
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Black
1%
9%
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White
52%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.56
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Eligible for Free Lunch
60%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
5%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 308 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 48%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 50% in WI
  • Math Proficiency
    : 45-49% (Top 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 40-44% (Top 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.56 (Top 20%)

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