Whittier School

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9/10
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Reviews
73
Grades
PK-5
Students
205
Type
Public charter
This school is rated above average in school quality compared to other schools in the state. Students here perform above average on state tests, are making above average year-over-year academic improvement, ... More
Academics
9/10
Test scores
Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.

Good news!

Test scores at this school are far above the state average, suggesting that most students at this school are performing at or above grade level.


Parent tips

Even high-performing schools can have disparities between student groups. To understand how well this school serves all its students, review the information below in the Equity section. Understand what on-track learning looks like for your child and how you can help at home.


Subject
% Proficient
English
63%
State avg: 44%
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Math
67%
State avg: 47%
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Science
85%
State avg: 52%
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7/10
Student progress

A promising sign

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

Strong progress with high test scores means students have strong academic skills and the school is a doing a better job at supporting academic growth than most other schools.


Parent tip

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

Equity
Environment
Students
Studies show that diversity in school leads to long-term benefits for students. Discover why!
White, not Hispanic
62%
Hispanic
21%
Black, not Hispanic
12%
Asian
3%
Two or more races
1%
American Indian/Alaskan Native
<1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander
<1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
23 :1
State avg: 16 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
100%
State avg: 85%
% of full time teachers who are certified
100%
State avg: 99%
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Neighborhood
4382 S 3rd St
Milwaukee, WI 53207
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