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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 16 public schools managed by Wauwatosa School District serving 6,948 students in Milwaukee, Wisconsin.
  • Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Wisconsin state average of 30%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the state average of 15:1.

Wauwatosa School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Milwaukee East High School
    7500 Milwaukee Ave
    Milwaukee, WI 53213
    (414)773-2000

    Grades: 9-12 | 1088 students
  • Milwaukee Eisenhower Elementary School
    11600 W Center St
    Milwaukee, WI 53222
    (414)773-1100

    Grades: PK-5 | 390 students
  • Milwaukee Jefferson Elementary School
    6927 Maple Ter
    Milwaukee, WI 53213
    (414)773-1200

    Grades: PK-5 | 277 students
  • Milwaukee Lincoln Elementary School
    1741 N Wauwatosa Ave
    Milwaukee, WI 53213
    (414)773-1300

    Grades: PK-5 | 303 students
  • Milwaukee Longfellow Middle School
    7600 W North Ave
    Milwaukee, WI 53213
    (414)773-2400

    Grades: 6-8 | 874 students
  • Milwaukee Madison Elementary School
    9925 W Glendale Ave
    Milwaukee, WI 53225
    (414)773-1400

    Grades: PK-5 | 310 students
  • Milwaukee Mckinley Elementary School
    2435 N 89th St
    Milwaukee, WI 53226
    (414)773-1500

    Grades: PK-5 | 414 students
  • Milwaukee Plank Road Complex Alternative School
    10201 W Watertown Plank Rd
    Milwaukee, WI 53226
    (414)257-7128

    Grades: K-12 | 78 students
  • Milwaukee Roosevelt Elementary School
    2535 N 73rd St
    Milwaukee, WI 53213
    (414)773-1600

    Grades: PK-5 | 395 students
  • Milwaukee Underwood Elementary School
    11132 W Potter Rd
    Milwaukee, WI 53226
    (414)773-1700

    Grades: PK-5 | 288 students
  • Milwaukee Washington Elementary School
    2166 N 68th St
    Milwaukee, WI 53213
    (414)773-1800

    Grades: PK-5 | 341 students
  • Milwaukee Wauwatosa Montessori School
    12121 W North Ave
    Milwaukee, WI 53226
    (414)773-3310

    Grades: PK-8 | 165 students
  • Milwaukee Wauwatosa Virtual Academy Charter School
    12121 W North Ave
    Milwaukee, WI 53226
    (414)773-1000

    Grades: 6-12 | 98 students
  • Milwaukee West High School
    11400 W Center St
    Milwaukee, WI 53222
    (414)773-3000

    Grades: 9-12 | 1071 students
  • Milwaukee Whitman Middle School
    11100 W Center St
    Milwaukee, WI 53222
    (414)773-2600

    Grades: 6-8 | 709 students
  • Milwaukee Wilson Elementary School
    1060 N Glenview Ave
    Milwaukee, WI 53213
    (414)773-1900

    Grades: PK-5 | 147 students

Overview

School District NameWauwatosa School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students6,948 students
# of Teachers459 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio15:1
# of Male Students3,342 students
% Male Students
48%
# of Female Students3,606 students
% Female Students
52%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.54
# of American Indian Students24 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students288 students
% Asian Students
4%
# of Hispanic Students459 students
% Hispanic Students
7%
# of Black Students1,180 students
% Black Students
17%
# of White Students4,488 students
% White Students
65%
# of Hawaiian Students11 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students498 students
% of Two or more races Students
7%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:354
# of Students in Kindergarten:403
# of Students in 1st Grade:396
# of Students in 2nd Grade:445
# of Students in 3rd Grade:462
# of Students in 4th Grade:474
# of Students in 5th Grade:465
# of Students in 6th Grade:524
# of Students in 7th Grade:568
# of Students in 8th Grade:550
# of Students in 9th Grade:611
# of Students in 10th Grade:558
# of Students in 11th Grade:587
# of Students in 12th Grade:551
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Wauwatosa School District, which is ranked within the top 20% of all 439 school districts in Wisconsin (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 92% has increased from 90% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (WI)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
43%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Wauwatosa 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Wauwatosa 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 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
92%
87%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Wauwatosa School District and public school graduation rate of WI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $11,448 in this school district is less than the state average of $14,923. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $11,472 is less than the state average of $14,711. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (WI)
Total Revenue$83 MM$12 MM
This chart display total revenue of Wauwatosa School District and average revenue for each school distric in WI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$83 MM$12 MM
This chart display total spending of Wauwatosa School District and average spending for each school distric in WI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$11,448$14,923
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Wauwatosa School District and average revenue per public school student in WI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$11,472$14,711
This chart display average spending per public school student in Wauwatosa School District and average spending per public school student in WI by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Wauwatosa School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.54, which is higher than the Wisconsin average of 0.28. The most diverse school in the district is Wauwatosa Virtual Academy. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Wisconsin or national school diversity statistics.