Wise Academy School

Serves grades PK - 12

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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 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
540 Birch St
Nekoosa, WI 54457
Phone
(715) 886-8000
District
NEKOOSA SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
WOOD COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
Yes
Students Enrolled
98
Classroom Teachers
1

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Wisconsin

3

(10 is best)

Better than 22.5% of WI schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

4

(10 is best)

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

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 25 46
Proficiency in Reading 25 40
Proficiency in Math 25 51

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 42 46
Proficiency in Reading 33 44
Proficiency in Math 50 47

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 30 45
Proficiency in Reading 40 41
Proficiency in Math 20 48

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 98.00
AVG FOR DISTRICT 15.10
AVG FOR STATE 14.43
AVG FOR NATION 16.03
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 5 5.1%
Kindergarten 9 9.2%
Grade 1 11 11.2%
Grade 2 10 10.2%
Grade 3 9 9.2%
Grade 4 10 10.2%
Grade 5 9 9.2%
Grade 6 5 5.1%
Grade 7 10 10.2%
Grade 8 4 4.1%
Grade 9 5 5.1%
Grade 10 2 2.0%
Grade 11 4 4.1%
Grade 12 5 5.1%
Total 98 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 96.7% 84.1% 72.1%
Black 0.0% 0.7% 9.5%
Hispanic 2.2% 11.0% 12.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.0% 0.8% 4.2%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.1% 3.3% 1.4%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 30.6% 48.0% 39.5%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 28.6% 42.5% 34.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 2.0% 5.5% 5.0%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 8,497 5,822,434
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 53.0 106
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.2% 5.8%
5-19 YEARS OLD 14.6% 19.2%
20-44 YEARS OLD 21.6% 31.6%
45-64 YEARS OLD 30.1% 27.4%
65 OR OLDER 27.5% 16.0%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 3,748 2,346,702
Single Parent Households With Children 10.0% 9.5%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 93.5% 91.9%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 16.6% 29.5%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 5.9% 9.6%
$100,000 - $149,999 10.5% 15.1%
$75,000 - $99,999 13.3% 13.9%
$50,000 - $74,999 21.6% 19.1%
$30,000 - $49,999 23.8% 18.6%
$15,000 - $29,999 16.0% 14.3%
$15,000 or less 9.0% 9.5%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,082 $7,523,434 37.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $319 $394,603 2.0%
Staff $750 $927,750 4.6%
General Administration $388 $479,956 2.4%
School Administration $698 $863,426 4.3%
Operation $1,297 $1,604,389 8.0%
Transportation $756 $935,172 4.7%
Other $895 $1,107,115 5.5%
Total Support $5,103 $6,312,411 31.6%
Non-instructional Expenditures $4,955 $6,129,335 30.7%
Total Expenditures $16,141 $19,966,417 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,980 $6,000,585,507 50.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $574 $493,673,136 4.1%
Staff $612 $525,975,924 4.4%
General Administration $342 $293,843,468 2.4%
School Administration $605 $520,050,235 4.3%
Operation $1,232 $1,058,869,058 8.8%
Transportation $503 $432,761,046 3.6%
Other $599 $515,065,969 4.3%
Total Support $4,467 $3,840,340,196 32.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,511 $2,158,297,005 18.0%
Total Expenditures $13,957 $11,999,244,891 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%