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Black Earth Elementary School

Public | PK-2 | 211 students

 

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2013:
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Posted April 29, 2014

Dedicated teachers who are active outside of the school day in school events. Small class sizes (about 16 kids per class). Fantastic, caring, fun principal who lives in the community. LOTS of extra help for kids who need it (reading specialists, math interventionists, aides). Kids get art, PE, music, and guidance weekly and some classes also teach beginning spanish. Excellent 4K program with busing right to your doorstep. Great PTO.
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Posted April 27, 2014

Faculty members know every student by name. They are all wanting to nurture, guide & challenge each child. Seems to be a high percentage of eager-to-learn (bright) students. Teachers are high-energy and seem to enjoy teaching. Although not very diverse, and no Spanish-immersion options.
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Posted October 6, 2013

Safe, calm atmosphere in middle/high school. Teachers go above what's expected to challenge and inspire kids. Community made up of respectful, committed families. Bus rides are long for most of the kids, which I don't like.
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Posted October 5, 2013

Amazing teachers and staff. Large, fun classrooms. Only 16 students in my daughter's class this year with a teacher and assistant. Last year, only 17 students.
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Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school State average
White, not Hispanic 86% 73%
Multiracial 6% 2%
Hispanic 4% 10%
Black, not Hispanic 3% 10%
American Indian/Alaskan Native 0% 1%
Asian 0% 4%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: WI Dept. of Public Instruction, 2012-2013

Student subgroups

  This school District averageState average
Disabled students 8%N/A14%
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 32%N/A41%
Limited English proficient 3%N/A6%
Source: WI Dept. of Public Instruction, 2012-2013

Teacher experience

  This school District averageState average
At least 5 years teaching experience 85%N/A83%
Source: WI Dept. of Public Instruction, 2011-2012

Teacher education levels

  This school District averageState average
Master's degree and above 45%N/A55%
Source: WI Dept. of Public Instruction, 2011-2012

Teacher credentials

  This school District averageState average
Teachers with valid license 100%N/A98%
Source: WI Dept. of Public Instruction, 2011-2012

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School Leader's name
  • Dale Green
Fax number
  • (608) 767-2545

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  • Title I Targeted Assistance program (TAS)
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1133 Center St
Black Earth, WI 53515
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Phone: (608) 767-2251

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