Wedgewood Park School

  • Wedgewood Park School serves 922 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 21% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 43%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 32% (which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 45%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Wisconsin state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 83% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 30%.

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School Overview

  • Wedgewood Park School's student population of 922 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 50 teachers has grown by 51% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students922 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Wedgewood Park School
Total Classroom Teachers50 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Wedgewood Park School's student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 26:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Wedgewood Park School is 0.60, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WI)
Overall School Rank#1528 out of 2,027 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
21%
43%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Wedgewood Park 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
32%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Wedgewood Park 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Wedgewood Park School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Asian
5%
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Wedgewood Park School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
59%
12%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Wedgewood Park School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
17%
9%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Wedgewood Park School and the percentage of Black public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
17%
70%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Wedgewood Park School and the percentage of White public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
3%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Wedgewood Park School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WI.
Diversity Score0.600.49
This chart display the diversity score of Wedgewood Park School and the public school average diversity score of Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
74%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Wedgewood Park School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Wedgewood Park 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 NameMilwaukee School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

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