Somers Elementary School

  • Somers Elementary School serves 462 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 52% (which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 43%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 51% (which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 45%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Somers Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Wisconsin for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Wisconsin state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 30%.

Top Placements

Somers Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Wisconsin for:

School Overview

  • Somers Elementary School's student population of 462 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has grown by 23% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students462 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Somers Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Somers Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 2,029 schools in Wisconsin (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Somers Elementary School is 0.59, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (WI)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#560 out of 2029 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
43%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Somers 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 Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
4%
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Hispanic
21%
12%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Somers Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
9%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Somers Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
60%
70%
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Two or more races
8%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Somers Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WI.
Diversity Score0.590.49
This chart display the diversity score of Somers Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
34%
32%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Somers Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Somers Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKenosha School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school, and elementary school to Somers Elementary School is Hillcrest School (2.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Kenosha Hillcrest School Alternative School
    Grades: 6-12 | 95 students
    2.2 miles
    4616 24th St
    Kenosha, WI 53144
    (262)359-6118
    2.2 6-12 95
  • Kenosha Bullen Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 677 students
    2.7 miles
    2804 39th Ave
    Kenosha, WI 53144
    (262)359-4460
    2.7 6-8 677
  • Kenosha Bose Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 308 students
    3.2 miles
    1900 15th St
    Kenosha, WI 53140
    (262)359-4044
    3.2 PK-5 308
  • Kenosha Phoenix Project Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 29 students
    3.2 miles
    4777 88th Ave
    Kenosha, WI 53144
    (262)653-6378
    3.2 9-12 29
  • Kenosha Bradford High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1552 students
    3.3 miles
    3700 Washington Rd
    Kenosha, WI 53144
    (262)359-6200
    3.3 9-12 1552

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