Wheatland Center Elementary School

  • Wheatland Center Elementary School serves 515 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 59% (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 58% (which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 45%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher 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%.

School Overview

  • Wheatland Center Elementary School's student population of 515 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students515 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Wheatland Center Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Wheatland Center Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Wheatland Center Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Wheatland Center Elementary School is 0.15, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.27. 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#327 out of 2,027 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
43%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Wheatland 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Wheatland 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Wheatland Center Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Wheatland Center Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
Asian
n/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Wheatland Center Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Hispanic
4%
12%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Wheatland Center Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
n/a
9%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Wheatland Center Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
White
92%
70%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Wheatland Center Elementary 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
4%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Wheatland Center Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Wheatland Center Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WI.
Diversity Score0.150.27
This chart display the diversity score of Wheatland Center Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
33%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Wheatland Center Elementary 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 Lunch
5%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Wheatland Center Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWheatland J1 School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

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Wheatland Center School has made great changes in the past few years. A new principal and administrator have really made the difference. WCS has SMARTboards in every classroom and mini LAPTOPS for every middle school student (grades 5 -8). Way to go WCS!
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