West Middleton Elementary School

7627 W Mineral Point Rd
Verona, WI 53593
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Top 10%
Serving 344 students in grades Prekindergarten-4, West Middleton Elementary School ranks in the top 10% of all schools in Wisconsin for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 39%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55-59% (which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 38%).
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the Wisconsin state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 32% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-4
  • Enrollment: 344 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 34%
  • : Top 10% in WI
  • : 60-64% (Top 20%)
  • : 55-59% (Top 10%)
  • : 50-54% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WI Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

West Middleton Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Wisconsin for:

Category
Attribute
Most improved public schools

School Overview

West Middleton Elementary School's student population of 344 students has declined by 30% over five school years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has declined by 25% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-4
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
344 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
29 teachers
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School Rankings

West Middleton Elementary School ranks within the top 10% of all 1,991 schools in Wisconsin (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of West Middleton Elementary School is 0.54, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.51. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (WI)
#175 out of 1991 schools
(Top 10%)
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60-64%
39%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of West Middleton 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 2021-22 school year data.
55-59%
38%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of West Middleton 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 2021-22 school year data.
50-54%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of West Middleton Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
13:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
6%
4%
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Hispanic
11%
13%
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Black
12%
9%
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White
66%
68%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.54
This chart display the diversity score of West Middleton Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
36%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in West Middleton Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in West Middleton Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WI Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is West Middleton Elementary School's ranking?
West Middleton Elementary School is ranked #175 out of 1,991 schools, which ranks it among the top 10% of public schools in Wisconsin.
What schools are West Middleton Elementary School often compared to?
West Middleton Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Sunset Ridge Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
60-64% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 39% WI state average), while 55-59% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 38% WI state average).
How many students attend West Middleton Elementary School?
344 students attend West Middleton Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
66% of West Middleton Elementary School students are White, 12% of students are Black, 11% of students are Hispanic, 6% of students are Asian, and 5% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of West Middleton Elementary School?
West Middleton Elementary School has a student ration of 12:1, which is lower than the Wisconsin state average of 13:1.
What grades does West Middleton Elementary School offer ?
West Middleton Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-4 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is West Middleton Elementary School part of?
West Middleton Elementary School is part of Middleton-Cross Plains Area School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-4
  • Enrollment: 344 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 34%
  • : Top 10%
  • : 60-64% (Top 20%)
  • : 55-59% (Top 10%)
  • : 50-54% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), WI Dept. of Education

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