Shady Lane Elementary School

W172n8959 Shady Ln
Menomonee Falls, WI 53051
(School attendance zone shown in map)
9/
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Top 20%
Serving 450 students in grades Prekindergarten-2, Shady Lane Elementary School ranks in the top 20% of all schools in Wisconsin for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 30%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65-69% (which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 43%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 45%).
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is higher than the Wisconsin state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 32% (majority Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-2
  • Enrollment: 450 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 22%
  • : 65-69%
  • : 50-54%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WI Dept. of Education

School Overview

Shady Lane Elementary School's student population of 450 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has grown by 10% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-2
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
450 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
33 teachers
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Shady Lane Elementary School is 0.38, 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.
This School
State Level (WI)
(16-17)
65-69%
43%
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(16-17)
50-54%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Shady Lane 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 Ratio
14:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
7%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Shady Lane Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hispanic
4%
13%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Shady Lane Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
4%
9%
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White
78%
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.
0.38
This chart display the diversity score of Shady Lane 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
19%
36%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Shady Lane Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Shady Lane 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 schools are Shady Lane Elementary School often compared to?
Shady Lane Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Valley View Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
65-69% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 43% WI state average), while 50-54% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 45% WI state average).
How many students attend Shady Lane Elementary School?
450 students attend Shady Lane Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
78% of Shady Lane Elementary School students are White, 7% of students are Asian, 7% of students are Two or more races, 4% of students are Hispanic, and 4% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Shady Lane Elementary School?
Shady Lane Elementary School has a student ration of 14:1, which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 13:1.
What grades does Shady Lane Elementary School offer ?
Shady Lane Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-2 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Shady Lane Elementary School part of?
Shady Lane Elementary School is part of Menomonee Falls School District.
In what neighborhood is Shady Lane Elementary School located?
Shady Lane Elementary School is located in the Shepherd Hill neighborhood of Menomonee Falls, WI.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-2
  • Enrollment: 450 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 22%
  • : 65-69%
  • : 50-54%
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WI Dept. of Education

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