New Directions Learning Community School

Serves grades PK - 4

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2018 – 2019 school year [note on school closures TBD].
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
2601 Sullivan Ave
Kaukauna, WI 54130
Phone
(920) 766-6116
District
KAUKAUNA AREA SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
OUTAGAMIE COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
Yes
Students Enrolled
232
Classroom Teachers
14

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Wisconsin

10

(10 is best)

Better than 95.9% of WI schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

10

(10 is best)

New Directions Learning Community School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

100 80 60 40 20 0
74%
45%
64%
39%
84%
50%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 4

80 60 40 20 0
64%
45%
54%
44%
74%
46%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
16
16
14
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 34 14.7%
Kindergarten 49 21.1%
Grade 1 30 12.9%
Grade 2 37 15.9%
Grade 3 46 19.8%
Grade 4 36 15.5%
Total 232 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 92.1% 90.1% 71.7%
Black 0.9% 1.5% 9.4%
Hispanic 5.3% 6.3% 13.1%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.8% 2.1% 4.3%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.1% 1.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 14.2% 24.4% 39.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 8.6% 20.6% 35.1%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.6% 3.8% 4.6%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 28,021 5,822,434
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 682.2 106
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.5% 5.8%
5-19 YEARS OLD 19.3% 19.0%
20-44 YEARS OLD 31.9% 31.6%
45-64 YEARS OLD 28.2% 27.1%
65 OR OLDER 14.1% 16.5%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 11,254 2,358,156
Single Parent Households With Children 6.9% 9.3%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 95.4% 92.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 29.7% 30.1%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 11.0% 10.6%
$100,000 - $149,999 22.1% 15.8%
$75,000 - $99,999 15.8% 14.2%
$50,000 - $74,999 19.3% 18.8%
$30,000 - $49,999 15.8% 18.1%
$15,000 - $29,999 10.6% 13.5%
$15,000 or less 5.3% 9.0%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,570 $25,773,000 36.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $644 $2,525,000 3.6%
Staff $578 $2,266,000 3.2%
General Administration $206 $808,000 1.1%
School Administration $481 $1,887,000 2.7%
Operation $3,605 $14,141,000 19.9%
Transportation $604 $2,369,000 3.3%
Other $772 $3,028,000 4.3%
Total Support $6,889 $27,024,000 38.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $4,634 $18,180,000 25.6%
Total Expenditures $18,093 $70,977,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,113 $6,086,336,000 47.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $604 $516,382,000 4.0%
Staff $643 $550,424,000 4.3%
General Administration $330 $282,250,000 2.2%
School Administration $621 $531,249,000 4.1%
Operation $1,325 $1,133,562,000 8.8%
Transportation $520 $445,230,000 3.5%
Other $625 $534,917,000 4.1%
Total Support $4,668 $3,994,014,000 31.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,298 $2,822,118,000 21.9%
Total Expenditures $15,080 $12,902,468,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%