Superior Middle School

3626 Hammond Ave
Superior, WI 54880
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1.00 5 1 (1 review)
Superior Middle School serves 971 students in grades 6-8.
Superior Middle 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 33% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 37% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Wisconsin state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Black and American Indian), which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 30% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Superior Middle School's student population of 971 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 69 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students971 students
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Total Classroom Teachers69 teachers
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School Comparison

Superior Middle School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,029 schools in Wisconsin (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Superior Middle School is 0.24, which is less 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 Testing Rank
#1367 out of 2029 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
3%
1%
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
2%
12%
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Black
4%
9%
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White
87%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.240.49
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Eligible for Free Lunch
33%
32%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSuperior School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Superior Middle School is Superior High School (1.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Merritt Creek Academy (5.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Northern Lights Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Superior Superior Community Preschool
    Grades: PK | 181 students
    0.6 miles
    3025 Tower Ave
    Superior, WI 54880
    (715) 394-8700
    0.6 PK 181
  • Superior Northern Lights Elementary School Math: 26% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 602 students
    0.7 miles
    1201 N 28th St
    Superior, WI 54880
    (715) 395-6066
    0.7 PK-5 602
  • Superior Superior High School Math: 34% | Reading: 36%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,309 student
    1.0 miles
    2600 Catlin Ave
    Superior, WI 54880
    (715) 394-8720
    1 9-12 1,309
  • Superior Great Lakes Elementary School Math: 35% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 451 students
    1.4 miles
    129 N 28th St E
    Superior, WI 54880
    (715) 395-8500
    1.4 PK-5 451
  • Superior Cooper Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 403 students
    1.8 miles
    1807 Missouri Ave
    Superior, WI 54880
    (715) 394-8790
    1.8 PK-5 403

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