Poplar Creek Elementary



Poplar Creek Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Poplar Creek Elementary Students by Grade
PK 8
K 68
1 73
2 65
3 79
4 74
5 70
6 62
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Poplar Creek Elementary is a public elementary school located in New Berlin, WI in the New Berlin School District. It enrolls 499 students in grades 1st through 12th. Poplar Creek Elementary is the 215th largest public school in Wisconsin and the 21,616th largest nationally. It has 14.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 499
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 14.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 35.11
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 21,616th out of 56,229
Enrollment Rank in Wisconsin: 215th out of 1,185
Student/Teacher Rank in Wisconsin: 474th out of 1,182
Full Time Teacher Rank in Wisconsin: 158th out of 1,182

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Poplar Creek Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 267
(54%)
1,166
(52%)
 Female 232
(46%)
1,092
(48%)

Poplar Creek Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 412
(83%)
1,896
(84%)
 Asian 33
(7%)
182
(8%)
 Hispanic 33
(7%)
106
(5%)
 Black 11
(2%)
40
(2%)
 Two or More 8
(2%)
27
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
2
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
5
(0%)

Poplar Creek Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 392
(79%)
1,922
(85%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 96
(19%)
279
(12%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 11
(2%)
57
(3%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,181 ranked schools in Wisconsin, Poplar Creek Elementary is ranked 753rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Poplar Creek Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (21.4%) is significantly lower than the state average of 44.6%. 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.

Poplar Creek Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 469
2006 471
2007 462
2008 493
2009 520
2010 507
2011 500
2012 499

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.8
2006 16.6
2007 15.2
2008 15.4
2009 17
2010 16
2011 15.2
2012 14.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.11087420042644
2006 0.074309978768577
2007 0.051948051948052
2008 0.14401622718053
2009 0.14423076923077
2010 0.22485207100592
2011 0.202
2012 0.21442885771543

Compare Poplar Creek Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,420.0% 14.2:1
 
1,447.9% 14.5:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 21.4%
 
State Average 44.6%
 
National Average 55.2%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Poplar Creek Elementary
New Berlin, WI
Public PK - 06 499 14.2:1  
Holy Apostles School
New Berlin, WI
Private PK - 08 411 17:1 2 miles
Heritage Christian Elementary
Brookfield, WI
Private PK - 06 435 10:1 2 miles
Ronald Reagan Elementary
New Berlin, WI
Public PK - 06 701 16.5:1 2 miles
Star of Bethlehem Lutheran School
New Berlin, WI
Private PK - 08 181 17:1 2 miles
Swanson Elementary
Brookfield, WI
Public PK - 05 683 16.9:1 3 miles
Orchard Lane Elementary
New Berlin, WI
Public PK - 06 459 15.7:1 3 miles
Wisconsin Hills Middle School
Brookfield, WI
Public 06 - 08 857 14.8:1 4 miles
Elm Grove Lutheran School
Elm Grove, WI
Private PK - 08 126 11:1 4 miles
Hillcrest Elementary
Waukesha, WI
Public PK - 05 389 18.1:1 4 miles
Heritage Christian Schools
Brookfield, WI
Private PK - 12 479 13:1 4 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 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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