Fernwood Montessori



Fernwood Montessori Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Fernwood Montessori Students by Grade
PK 153
K 78
1 78
2 72
3 72
4 61
5 53
6 66
7 37
8 44
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Fernwood Montessori is a public elementary school located in Milwaukee, WI in the Milwaukee School District. It enrolls 714 students in grades 1st through 12th. Fernwood Montessori is the 39th largest public school in Wisconsin and the 7,379th largest nationally. It has 79.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 714
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 79.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 9
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 7,379th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Wisconsin: 39th out of 1,196
Student/Teacher Rank in Wisconsin: 1,189th out of 1,191
Full Time Teacher Rank in Wisconsin: 1,077th out of 1,191

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Fernwood Montessori Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 379
(53%)
28,316
(48%)
 Male 335
(47%)
30,716
(52%)

Fernwood Montessori Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 508
(71%)
8,010
(14%)
 Hispanic 137
(19%)
15,098
(26%)
 Black 39
(5%)
30,930
(52%)
 Asian 13
(2%)
3,923
(7%)
 American Indian 9
(1%)
421
(1%)
 Two or More 7
(1%)
599
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
51
(0%)

Fernwood Montessori Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 547
(77%)
18,616
(32%)
 Free and Reduced Lunch Eligible 167
(23%)
40,416
(68%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,175 ranked schools in Wisconsin, Fernwood Montessori is ranked 453rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Fernwood Montessori students on free and reduced lunch assistance (23.4%) is lower than the state average of 42.8%. This may indicate that the area has a lower level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Fernwood Montessori Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 453
2006 477
2007 504
2008 522
2009 543
2010 578
2011 591
2012 611
2013 630
2014 705
2015 714

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19.7
2006 22.7
2007 21.4
2008 21.4
2009 22.4
2010 22.4
2011 28.1
2012 24.6
2013 25.2
2014 N/A
2015 79.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.25827814569536
2006 0.34591194968553
2007 0.31150793650794
2008 0.25862068965517
2009 0.28360957642726
2010 0.22491349480969
2011 0.22504230118443
2012 0.22258592471358
2013 0.22539682539683
2014 0.24822695035461
2015 0.23389355742297

Compare Fernwood Montessori to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,434.7% 14.3:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
7,930.0% 79.3:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 23.4%
 
State Average 42.8%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

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Public PK - 08 714 79.3:1  
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Public PK - 08 247 19:1 2 miles
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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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