Waupaca Learning Center Elementary School

  • Waupaca Learning Center Elementary School serves 653 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 56% (which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 43%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 53% (which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 44%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Waupaca Learning Center Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in Wisconsin for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the Wisconsin state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 30%.

Top Placements

Waupaca Learning Center Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Wisconsin for:

School Overview

  • Waupaca Learning Center Elementary School's student population of 653 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 60 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students653 students
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Total Classroom Teachers60 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Waupaca Learning Center Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% of all 2,027 schools in Wisconsin (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Waupaca Learning Center Elementary School is 0.15, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.28. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WI)
Overall School Rank#425 out of 2,027 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
43%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Waupaca Learning Center Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Waupaca Learning Center 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 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio11:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Waupaca Learning Center Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
5%
11%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Waupaca Learning Center Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
n/a
10%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Waupaca Learning Center Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
White
92%
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 Waupaca Learning Center Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WI.
Diversity Score0.150.28
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Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
34%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Waupaca Learning Center Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Waupaca Learning Center Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWaupaca School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

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