Waupaca Learning Center Elementary School

  • Waupaca Learning Center Elementary School serves 636 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 58% (which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 43%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 52% (which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 45%) for the 2016-17 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 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) 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 9% 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 636 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 59 teachers has grown by 31% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students636 students
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Total Classroom Teachers59 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Waupaca Learning Center Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Waupaca Learning Center Elementary School is 0.17, 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 School Rank (16-17)#419 out of 2029 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
43%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
6%
12%
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Black
1%
9%
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White
91%
70%
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Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This 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 Score0.170.49
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Eligible for Free Lunch
38%
32%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWaupaca School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

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