Whitman School

Unclaimed
6/10
GreatSchools Rating
Reviews
32
Grades
K-8
Students
249
Type
Public
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Academics
2/10
Test scores
Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.

Very concerning:

Test scores at this school fall far below the state average. This suggests that students at this school are likely not performing at grade level.


Parent tips

Test scores are important to look at because they indicate where students are performing compared to grade-level standards. Ask the school what it's doing to help students who are behind. Understand what on-track learning looks like, and explore higher-performing schools in your area to find the best opportunities for your child to succeed.


Math
34%
State avg: 46%
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English
39%
State avg: 52%
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Social Studies
95%
State avg: 91%
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10/10
Student progress

Good news!

Students at this school are making far more academic progress given where they were last year, compared to similar students in the state.

High student progress (also known as student growth) means different things, depending on the school's test scores.

High progress with low test scores means... that students are starting at a low point but the school is doing a great job at supporting their academic growth compared to most other schools.

High progress with high test scores means students have strong academic skills and the school is a doing an excellent job at supporting academic growth compared to most other schools.


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Ask the school how it interprets this rating and what you can do to support the school's success.

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Equity
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Students
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White, not Hispanic
38%
Hispanic
34%
Black, not Hispanic
21%
Asian
4%
American Indian/Alaskan Native
3%
Two or more races
1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
<1%
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Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
17 :1
State avg: 16 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
87%
State avg: 85%
% of full time teachers who are certified
100%
State avg: 99%
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Neighborhood
4200 South 54th Street
Milwaukee, WI 53220
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Last modified: July 13, 2017
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