Spence Elementary School

  • Spence Elementary School serves 379 students in grades PK-5.
  • Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is less than the state average of 29%.
  • Spence Elementary School operates within the La Crosse School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 379 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades PK-5
Total Students379 students
Spence Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Spence Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachersn/a
Spence Elementary School Total Teachers (1989-2013)
Students by GradeSpence Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(WI) School Average
Student : Teacher Ration/an/a
Spence Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Spence Elementary School American Indian Students (1989-2012)
Asian
7%
4%
Spence Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
3%
11%
Spence Elementary School Black Students (2002-2015)
Black
6%
10%
Spence Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
78%
71%
Spence Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/an/a
Spence Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
6%
3%
Spence Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsSpence Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownWI All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.380.48
Spence Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
44%
36%
Spence Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
9%
5%
Spence Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • La Crosse School District's student population of 6,814 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $14,432 in this district is less than the state average of $14,435. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $16,809 is higher than the state average of $14,598. The district spending/student has grown by 18% over four years.
School District NameLa Crosse School District
Number of Schools
Managed
21
3
Number of Students Managed6,814850
La Crosse School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue$99 MM$12 MM
La Crosse School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending$115 MM$12 MM
La Crosse School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student$14,432$14,435
La Crosse School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student$16,809$14,598
La Crosse School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

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