Swanson Elementary School

  • Swanson Elementary School serves 780 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 73% (which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 69% (which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Swanson Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in Wisconsin for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Wisconsin state level of 15:1.

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School Overview

  • Swanson Elementary School's student population of 780 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 48 teachers has grown by 41% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students780 students
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Total Classroom Teachers48 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Swanson Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 2,029 schools in Wisconsin (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Swanson Elementary School is 0.57, 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#73 out of 2029 schools
(Top 5%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Swanson Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
25%
4%
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Hispanic
5%
12%
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Black
2%
9%
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White
61%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
3%
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Diversity Score0.570.49
This chart display the diversity score of Swanson 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
9%
32%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Swanson 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 NameElmbrook School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

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