Bethune Academy School

Serves grades PK - 8

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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
1535 N 35th St
Milwaukee, WI 53208
Phone
(414) 934-4600
District
MILWAUKEE SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
MILWAUKEE COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
602
Classroom Teachers
31

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Wisconsin

1

(10 is best)

Better than 2.2% of WI schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

1

(10 is best)

Bethune Academy School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
5%
45%
5%
39%
5%
50%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 4

50 40 30 20 10 0
5%
45%
7%
44%
2%
46%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 5

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
10%
44%
7%
41%
12%
48%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 6

50 40 30 20 10 0
15%
42%
17%
41%
12%
43%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 7

50 40 30 20 10 0
5%
42%
7%
45%
2%
39%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 8

50 40 30 20 10 0
5%
36%
5%
37%
5%
36%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

25 20 15 10 5 0
19
17
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 36 6.0%
Kindergarten 43 7.1%
Grade 1 58 9.6%
Grade 2 62 10.3%
Grade 3 62 10.3%
Grade 4 59 9.8%
Grade 5 73 12.1%
Grade 6 72 12.0%
Grade 7 73 12.1%
Grade 8 64 10.6%
Total 602 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 0.3% 10.4% 71.7%
Black 61.4% 52.7% 9.4%
Hispanic 2.5% 28.4% 13.1%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 35.7% 7.9% 4.3%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.6% 1.3%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 99.5% 83.8% 39.7%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 99.5% 83.7% 35.1%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 0.1% 4.6%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 594,548 5,822,434
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 6,160.0 106
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 7.4% 5.8%
5-19 YEARS OLD 22.0% 19.0%
20-44 YEARS OLD 38.2% 31.6%
45-64 YEARS OLD 22.0% 27.1%
65 OR OLDER 10.5% 16.5%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 230,086 2,358,156
Single Parent Households With Children 18.7% 9.3%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 84.0% 92.2%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 24.6% 30.1%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 4.8% 10.6%
$100,000 - $149,999 9.6% 15.8%
$75,000 - $99,999 10.6% 14.2%
$50,000 - $74,999 17.2% 18.8%
$30,000 - $49,999 21.2% 18.1%
$15,000 - $29,999 18.7% 13.5%
$15,000 or less 17.8% 9.0%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,768 $586,809,000 46.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $892 $67,362,000 5.3%
Staff $955 $72,158,000 5.7%
General Administration $488 $36,886,000 2.9%
School Administration $684 $51,695,000 4.1%
Operation $1,189 $89,799,000 7.1%
Transportation $863 $65,223,000 5.1%
Other $689 $52,065,000 4.1%
Total Support $5,761 $435,188,000 34.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $3,274 $247,302,000 19.5%
Total Expenditures $16,803 $1,269,299,000 100.0%
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%