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  • For the 2020-21 school year, there are 2 public elementary schools in Seneca Area School District, serving 210 students. Public elementary schools in Seneca Area School District have an average math proficiency score of 49% (versus the Wisconsin public elementary school average of 44%), and reading proficiency score of 54% (versus the 43% statewide average). This district's average elementary testing ranking is 8/10, which is in the top 30% of public elementary schools in Wisconsin.
  • The top ranked public elementary schools in Seneca Area School District are Seneca Junior High School and Seneca Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the Wisconsin public elementary school average of 32% (majority Hispanic and Black).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the Wisconsin public elementary school average of 14:1.

Overview

School District NameSeneca Area School District
School District Websitehttp://www.seneca.k12.wi.us
School District Phone Number(608) 734-3411
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (WI)
# of Schools2 Schools1,592 Schools
# of Students210 Students570,454 Students
# of Teachers15 Teachers39,300 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio14:114:1

District Comparison

  • Seneca Area School District, which is ranked within the top 30% of all 426 school districts in Wisconsin (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 80% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (WI)
Overall Testing Rank#173 out of 440 school districts
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
44%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Seneca Area   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 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
43%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Seneca Area   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 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate≥80%
88%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Seneca Area   School District and public school graduation rate of WI by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.070.52
# of American Indian Studentsn/a7,470 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# of Asian Studentsn/a23,174 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
4%
# of Hispanic Students4 Students72,836 Students
% Hispanic Students
2%
13%
# of Black Students3 Students56,328 Students
% Black Students
1%
10%
# of White Students202 Students386,354 Students
% White Students
96%
68%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a466 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students1 Student23,827 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:2037,158
# of Students in Kindergarten:1654,570
# of Students in 1st Grade:1757,618
# of Students in 2nd Grade:2058,448
# of Students in 3rd Grade:2360,887
# of Students in 4th Grade:1761,995
# of Students in 5th Grade:3262,832
# of Students in 6th Grade:2561,625
# of Students in 7th Grade:2551,728
# of Students in 8th Grade:1551,090
# of Students in 9th Grade: - 3,026
# of Students in 10th Grade: - 2,977
# of Students in 11th Grade: - 2,988
# of Students in 12th Grade: - 3,512
# of Ungraded Students: - -

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $15,613 is higher than the state median of $15,320. The school district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $15,702 is higher than the state median of $15,270. The school district spending/student has grown by 5% over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (WI)
Total Revenue$5 MM$13 MM
This chart display total revenue of Seneca Area   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in WI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$5 MM$13 MM
This chart display total spending of Seneca Area   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in WI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$15,613$15,320
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Seneca Area   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in WI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$15,702$15,270
This chart display average spending per public school student in Seneca Area   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in WI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Seneca Area School District Public Elementary Schools (2020-21)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Seneca Junior High School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 60-64%
    Rank:
    9/
    10
    , Top 20%
    202 Main St
    Seneca, WI 54654
    (608) 734-3411

    Grades: 6-8 | 65 students
  • Seneca Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank:
    7/
    10
    , Top 50%
    202 Main St
    Seneca, WI 54654
    (608) 734-3411

    Grades: PK-5 | 145 students
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