Waukesha East Alternative School

Waukesha East Alternative School serves 114 students in grades 9-12.
Waukesha East Alternative School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Wisconsin for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is <50% (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 <50% (which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the Wisconsin state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 30% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Placements

Waukesha East Alternative School places among the top 20% of public schools in Wisconsin for:

School Overview

Waukesha East Alternative School's student population of 114 students has grown by 39% over five school years.
The teacher population of 12 teachers has grown by 20% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school / Charter School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students114 students
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Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
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School Comparison

Waukesha East Alternative 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 Waukesha East Alternative School is 0.66, 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 Testing Rank
#636 out of 2029 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
44%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
<50%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
37%
12%
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Black
13%
9%
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White
43%
70%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.660.49
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Graduation Rate
55-59%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
32%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWaukesha School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Waukesha East Alternative School is Eachieve Academy - Wisconsin (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Eachieve Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Waukesha Eachieve Elementary School Charter School
    Math: 20-29% | Reading: 20-29%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 73 students
    0.3 miles
    222 Maple Ave
    Waukesha, WI 53186
    (262) 970-1069
    0.3 K-5 73
  • Waukesha Eachieve Academy - Wisconsin Charter School
    Math: 26% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-12 | 632 students
    0.4 miles
    222 Maple Ave
    Waukesha, WI 53186
    (262) 970-1069
    0.4 6-12 632
  • Waukesha Les Paul Middle School Math: 43% | Reading: 43%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 707 students
    0.5 miles
    325 Carroll St
    Waukesha, WI 53186
    (262) 970-3105
    0.5 6-8 707
  • Waukesha Waukesha Stem Academy Charter School
    Math: 66% | Reading: 47%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-8 | 784 students
    0.8 miles
    114 S Charles St
    Waukesha, WI 53186
    (262) 970-2305
    0.8 PK-8 784
  • Waukesha Blair Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 312 students
    0.9 miles
    301 Hyde Park Ave
    Waukesha, WI 53188
    (262) 970-1405
    0.9 PK-5 312

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