Northwestern Middle School

Serves grades 6 - 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 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
10523 E Us Highway 2
Poplar, WI 54864
Phone
(715) 364-2218
District
MAPLE SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
DOUGLAS COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
281
Classroom Teachers
21

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Wisconsin

8

(10 is best)

Better than 77.1% of WI schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

9

(10 is best)

Northwestern Middle School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 6

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 55 45
Proficiency in Reading 44 44
Proficiency in Math 65 45

Grade 7

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 58 43
Proficiency in Reading 55 46
Proficiency in Math 60 40

Grade 8

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 57 37
Proficiency in Reading 47 38
Proficiency in Math 66.304348 37

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 13.47
AVG FOR DISTRICT 14.64
AVG FOR STATE 14.67
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 6 98 34.9%
Grade 7 92 32.7%
Grade 8 91 32.4%
Total 281 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 97.0% 95.2% 72.8%
Black 0.4% 1.2% 9.6%
Hispanic 1.5% 1.8% 12.2%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.4% 0.4% 4.1%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.7% 1.5% 1.4%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 25.6% 31.6% 37.1%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 20.3% 25.0% 32.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.3% 6.6% 4.4%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 7,899 5,795,483
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 18.2 106
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 4.9% 5.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD 19.5% 19.3%
20-44 YEARS OLD 24.3% 31.7%
45-64 YEARS OLD 32.1% 27.6%
65 OR OLDER 19.2% 15.6%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 3,294 2,328,754
Single Parent Households With Children 5.9% 9.6%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 94.2% 91.7%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 27.5% 29.0%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 7.9% 8.6%
$100,000 - $149,999 15.6% 14.3%
$75,000 - $99,999 13.3% 13.7%
$50,000 - $74,999 23.0% 19.3%
$30,000 - $49,999 20.9% 19.1%
$15,000 - $29,999 11.4% 14.8%
$15,000 or less 8.0% 10.1%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,903 $8,087,110 36.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $244 $334,280 1.5%
Staff $298 $408,260 1.9%
General Administration $548 $750,760 3.4%
School Administration $485 $664,450 3.0%
Operation $931 $1,275,470 5.8%
Transportation $947 $1,297,390 5.9%
Other $696 $953,520 4.3%
Total Support $4,149 $5,684,130 25.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $5,972 $8,181,640 37.3%
Total Expenditures $16,024 $21,952,880 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,627 $5,732,437,220 48.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $571 $494,301,596 4.2%
Staff $602 $520,812,598 4.4%
General Administration $332 $287,551,070 2.4%
School Administration $588 $508,448,160 4.3%
Operation $1,065 $920,935,562 7.8%
Transportation $488 $421,916,462 3.6%
Other $613 $530,434,875 4.5%
Total Support $4,259 $3,684,302,910 31.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,714 $2,347,876,056 20.0%
Total Expenditures $13,600 $11,764,632,102 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%