Black River Falls School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 4 public schools serving 1,710 students in Black River Falls School District. This district's average testing ranking is 1/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Wisconsin.
Public Schools in Black River Falls School District have an average math proficiency score of 25% (versus the Wisconsin public school average of 42%), and reading proficiency score of 27% (versus the 41% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Black River Falls School District are Red Creek Elementary School, Black River Falls Middle School and Black River Falls High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Black River Falls School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Wisconsin.
Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is more than the Wisconsin public school average of 30% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Top Rankings

Black River Falls School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Wisconsin for:

Category
Attribute
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Black River Falls School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
This State (WI)
# Schools
4 Schools
2,286 Schools
# Students
1,710 Students
859,812 Students
# Teachers
124 Teachers
58,035 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1

District Rank

Black River Falls School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 441 school districts in Wisconsin (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 85-89% has decreased from 95% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (WI)
Overall District Rank
#412 out of 442 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Black River Falls   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
43%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Black River Falls   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of WI by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
27%
41%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Black River Falls   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of WI by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
85-89%
88%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Black River Falls   School District and public school graduation rate of WI by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.50
0.49
# American Indian Students
393 Students
10,609 Students
% American Indian Students
23%
1%
# Asian Students
4 Students
34,135 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
4%
# Hispanic Students
74 Students
103,341 Students
% Hispanic Students
4%
12%
# Black Students
23 Students
78,666 Students
% Black Students
2%
9%
# White Students
1,145 Students
599,840 Students
% White Students
67%
70%
# Hawaiian Students
2 Students
666 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
69 Students
32,498 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
4%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
112
54,956
# Students in K Grade:
116
56,659
# Students in 1st Grade:
113
57,334
# Students in 2nd Grade:
124
58,204
# Students in 3rd Grade:
126
60,592
# Students in 4th Grade:
125
61,722
# Students in 5th Grade:
127
62,731
# Students in 6th Grade:
121
61,592
# Students in 7th Grade:
110
61,615
# Students in 8th Grade:
124
62,411
# Students in 9th Grade:
132
65,973
# Students in 10th Grade:
130
64,360
# Students in 11th Grade:
120
64,589
# Students in 12th Grade:
130
67,074
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $14,606 in this school district is less than the state median of $16,027. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $13,999 is less than the state median of $16,543. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (WI)
Total Revenue
$25 MM
$14 MM
This chart display total revenue of Black River Falls   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in WI by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending
$24 MM
$14 MM
This chart display total spending of Black River Falls   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in WI by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$14,606
$16,027
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Black River Falls   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in WI by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student
$13,999
$16,543
This chart display average spending per public school student in Black River Falls   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in WI by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Best Black River Falls School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Red Creek Elementary School
Math: 30% | Reading: 29%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
410 County Road A
Black River Falls, WI 54615
(715) 284-7155
Grades: 2-5
| 502 students
Rank: #22.
Black River Falls Middle School
Math: 22% | Reading: 26%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1202 Pierce St
Black River Falls, WI 54615
(715) 284-5315
Grades: 6-8
| 355 students
Rank: #33.
Black River Falls High School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1200 Pierce St
Black River Falls, WI 54615
(715) 284-4324
Grades: 9-12
| 512 students
720 Forrest St
Black River Falls, WI 54615
(715) 284-9406
Grades: PK-1
| 341 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 1,710 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 33%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 85-89% (Btm 50% in WI)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 24% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 27% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.50

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