Townsend Street Elementary



Townsend Street Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Townsend Street Elementary Students by Grade
PK 28
K 36
1 35
2 29
3 32
4 33
5 31
6 32
7 24
8 31
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Townsend Street Elementary is a public elementary school located in Milwaukee, WI in the Milwaukee School District. It enrolls 311 students in grades 1st through 12th. Townsend Street Elementary is the 722nd largest public school in Wisconsin and the 40,616th largest nationally. It has 19.1 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 311
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 19.1:1
Full Time Teachers: 16.25
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 40,616th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Wisconsin: 722nd out of 1,196
Student/Teacher Rank in Wisconsin: 1,080th out of 1,191
Full Time Teacher Rank in Wisconsin: 899th out of 1,191

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Townsend Street Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 178
(57%)
30,716
(52%)
 Female 133
(43%)
28,316
(48%)

Townsend Street Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 298
(96%)
30,930
(52%)
 Hispanic 7
(2%)
15,098
(26%)
 White 4
(1%)
8,010
(14%)
 Two or More 2
(1%)
599
(1%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
421
(1%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
3,923
(7%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
51
(0%)

Townsend Street Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free and Reduced Lunch Eligible 264
(85%)
40,416
(68%)
 Not Eligible 47
(15%)
18,616
(32%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,175 ranked schools in Wisconsin, Townsend Street Elementary is ranked 164th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Townsend Street Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (84.9%) is significantly higher than the state average of 42.8%. This may indicate that the area has a higher 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.

Townsend Street Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 478
2006 437
2007 402
2008 384
2009 368
2010 375
2011 349
2012 342
2013 326
2014 325
2015 311

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 14.5
2006 13.7
2007 15.5
2008 15.6
2009 20.4
2010 14.9
2011 16.6
2012 15.6
2013 15.5
2014 N/A
2015 19.1

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.90167364016736
2006 0.93821510297483
2007 0.93283582089552
2008 0.94270833333333
2009 0.94021739130435
2010 0.93333333333333
2011 0.97134670487106
2012 0.96491228070175
2013 0.95705521472393
2014 0.96
2015 0.84887459807074

Compare Townsend Street Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,434.7% 14.3:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,910.0% 19.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
State Average 42.8%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
This School 84.9%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Townsend Street Elementary
Milwaukee, WI
Public PK - 08 311 19.1:1  
Sherman Park Lutheran School / Preschool
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Private PK - 08 238 21:1 1 miles
Mt Calvary Lutheran School
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Carson Academy
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Public PK - 08 427 18.7:1 1 miles
Milwaukee College Preparatory School -- 38th Street
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Public PK - 08 521 27.4:1 1 miles
Sherman Elementary
Milwaukee, WI
Public PK - 08 384 18.1:1 1 miles
Atonement Lutheran School
Milwaukee, WI
Private PK - 08 311 14:1 2 miles
St Catherine Catholic School
Milwaukee, WI
Private PK - 08 159 14:1 2 miles
Believers in Christ Christian Academy
Milwaukee, WI
Private KG - 12 226 11:1 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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