Thoreau Elementary School
Thoreau Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Wisconsin for:
- Category Attribute
- Overall Rank Highest overall rank (Top 20%)
- Math Proficiency Highest math proficiency (Top 20%)
- Reading/Language Arts Proficiency Highest reading/language arts proficiency (Top 20%)
- Diversity Most diverse schools (Top 10%)
- Student Attention Lowest teacher:student ratio (Top 20%)
- Thoreau Elementary School's student population of 434 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
- The teacher population of 38 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
|Grades Offered||Grades Prekindergarten-5|
|Total Students||434 students|
|Total Classroom Teachers||38 teachers|
|Students by Grade|
- Thoreau Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 2,029 schools in Wisconsin (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
|Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data||This School||State Level (WI)|
|Overall Testing Rank||#354 out of 2029 schools|
|Math Test Scores (% Proficient)|
|Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)|
|Student : Teacher Ratio||11:1||15:1|
|Two or more races|
|All Ethnic Groups|
|Eligible for Free Lunch|
|Eligible for Reduced Lunch|
|School Statewide Testing||View Education Department Test Scores|
|School District Name||Madison Metropolitan School District|
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4301 Cherokee Dr
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(608) 204-1240 0.5 6-8 524
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502 Caromar Dr
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(608) 204-6700 0.8 PK-2 446
- Madison 4k Pk Off Site Grades: PK | 744 students
545 W Dayton St
Madison, WI 53703
(608) 204-6561 1.4 PK 744
- Madison Leopold Elementary School Grades: PK-5 | 727 students
2602 Post Rd
Madison, WI 53713
(608) 204-4240 1.6 PK-5 727
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