Turtle Lake Elementary School

  • Turtle Lake Elementary School serves 309 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40-44% (which is approximately equal to the Wisconsin state average of 43%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 35-39% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 45%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Turtle Lake Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Wisconsin for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Wisconsin state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic and American Indian), which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 30%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Turtle Lake Elementary School's student population of 309 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has grown by 42% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students309 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Turtle Lake Elementary 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Turtle Lake Elementary School is 0.19, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WI)
Overall School Rank#1164 out of 2029 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
43%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Turtle Lake 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 Ratio11:115:1
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American Indian
4%
1%
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Hispanic
4%
12%
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Black
n/a
9%
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White
90%
70%
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Two or more races
2%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Turtle Lake Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WI.
Diversity Score0.190.49
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Eligible for Free Lunch
42%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Turtle Lake Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTurtle Lake School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to Turtle Lake Elementary School is Turtle Lake High School (0.0 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school, elementary school is Laker Online (0.1 miles away)
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