Washington Elementary School

1900 E 6th St
Merrill, WI 54452
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
7/
10
Top 50%
Washington Elementary School serves 291 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Washington Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Wisconsin for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (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 45-49% (which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Wisconsin state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 30% (majority Hispanic).

School Overview

Washington Elementary School's student population of 291 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students291 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

Washington Elementary School is ranked within the top 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 Washington 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WI)
Overall Testing Rank
#610 out of 2029 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-54%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45-49%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:115:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
4%
12%
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Black
1%
9%
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White
90%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.190.49
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Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
32%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMerrill Area School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Washington Elementary School is Bridges Virtual Academy (0.3 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Merrill Bridges Virtual Academy Charter School
    Math: 35% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-12 | 744 students
    0.3 miles
    1201 N Sales St
    Merrill, WI 54452
    (715) 536-9593
    0.3 PK-12 744
  • Merrill Pine River School For Young Learners (prsyl)
    Grades: PK | 188 students
    0.3 miles
    W4165 Highway 64
    Merrill, WI 54452
    (715) 536-2392
    0.3 PK 188
  • Merrill Merrill High School Math: 30% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 803 students
    0.4 miles
    1201 N Sales St
    Merrill, WI 54452
    (715) 536-4594
    0.4 9-12 803
  • Merrill Merrill Adult Diploma Academy Alternative School
    Charter School
    Grades: 10-12 | 21 students
    0.8 miles
    1101 N Mill St
    Merrill, WI 54452
    (715) 536-1431
    0.8 10-12 21
  • Merrill Prairie River Middle School Math: 34% | Reading: 32%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 560 students
    1.3 miles
    106 N Polk St
    Merrill, WI 54452
    (715) 536-9593
    1.3 6-8 560

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