Northwestern Elementary School

Serves grades PK - 5

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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: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
10465 E Us Highway 2
Poplar, WI 54864
Phone
(715) 364-8465
District
MAPLE SCHOOL DISTRICT
County
DOUGLAS COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
526
Classroom Teachers
35

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to Wisconsin

6

(10 is best)

Better than 55.9% of WI schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

7

(10 is best)

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

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 45 47
Proficiency in Reading 42 41
Proficiency in Math 48 52

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 44 46
Proficiency in Reading 44 45
Proficiency in Math 44 47

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 51 47
Proficiency in Reading 39 46
Proficiency in Math 63 48

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 15.02
AVG FOR DISTRICT 14.64
AVG FOR STATE 14.67
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 91 17.3%
Kindergarten 64 12.2%
Grade 1 67 12.7%
Grade 2 73 13.9%
Grade 3 90 17.1%
Grade 4 68 12.9%
Grade 5 73 13.9%
Total 526 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 94.8% 95.2% 72.8%
Black 1.4% 1.2% 9.6%
Hispanic 2.3% 1.8% 12.2%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.2% 0.4% 4.1%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.4% 1.5% 1.4%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 30.8% 31.6% 37.1%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 25.3% 25.0% 32.7%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.5% 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%