Wilson Elementary School

  • Wilson Elementary School serves 457 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 41% (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 47% (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 40% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Wisconsin state average of 30%.

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School Overview

  • Wilson Elementary School's student population of 457 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students457 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Wilson Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Wilson Elementary School is 0.58, which is more 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (WI)
Overall School Rank#859 out of 2,027 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
43%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
45%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
23%
12%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Wilson Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Wisconsin by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
7%
9%
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White
60%
70%
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Two or more races
9%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Wilson Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in WI.
Diversity Score0.580.28
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Eligible for Free Lunch
45%
33%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Wilson 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 NameWest Allis-West Milwaukee School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, WI Dept. of Education

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