Waterloo Elementary School

  • Waterloo Elementary School serves 312 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (which is approximately equal to the Wisconsin state average of 44%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 25-29% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Waterloo 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Wisconsin state level of 15:1.

School Overview

  • Waterloo Elementary School's student population of 312 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has grown by 15% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students312 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Waterloo 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Waterloo Elementary School is 0.46, 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#1359 out of 2029 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
26%
12%
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Black
n/a
9%
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White
70%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
3%
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Diversity Score0.460.49
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Eligible for Free Lunch
34%
32%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Waterloo 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 NameWaterloo School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

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