Olson Elementary



Olson Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Olson Elementary Students by Grade
PK 48
K 69
1 71
2 59
3 64
4 66
5 55
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Olson Elementary is a public elementary school located in Verona, WI in the Madison Metropolitan School District. It enrolls 432 students in grades 1st through 12th. Olson Elementary is the 358th largest public school in Wisconsin and the 28,730th largest nationally. It has 12.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 432
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 34.8
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 28,730th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Wisconsin: 358th out of 1,196
Student/Teacher Rank in Wisconsin: 250th out of 1,191
Full Time Teacher Rank in Wisconsin: 186th out of 1,191

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Olson Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 217
(50%)
9,522
(49%)
 Male 215
(50%)
10,062
(51%)

Olson Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 226
(52%)
8,268
(42%)
 Black 83
(19%)
3,401
(17%)
 Asian 47
(11%)
1,726
(9%)
 Hispanic 42
(10%)
4,242
(22%)
 Two or More 33
(8%)
1,868
(10%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
66
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
13
(0%)

Olson Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 286
(66%)
10,036
(51%)
 Free and Reduced Lunch Eligible 146
(34%)
9,548
(49%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,175 ranked schools in Wisconsin, Olson Elementary is ranked 549th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Olson Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (33.8%) is slightly 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.

Olson Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2008 274
2009 317
2010 366
2011 512
2012 511
2013 501
2014 476
2015 432

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2008 14.9
2009 17.6
2010 15.5
2011 18.5
2012 14.4
2013 13.9
2014 N/A
2015 12.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2008 0.36861313868613
2009 0.33438485804416
2010 0.35245901639344
2011 0.3515625
2012 0.3013698630137
2013 0.30139720558882
2014 0.33613445378151
2015 0.33796296296296

Compare Olson Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,240.0% 12.4:1
 
1,434.7% 14.3:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 33.8%
 
State Average 42.8%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Olson Elementary
Verona, WI
Public PK - 05 432 12.4:1  
West Middleton Elementary
Verona, WI
Public PK - 04 436 12.1:1 2 miles
Madison Waldorf School
Madison, WI
Private PK - 08 79 8:1 3 miles
High Point Christian School
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Private PK - 08 249 14:1 3 miles
Madison Christian Schools
Madison, WI
Private PK - 08 227 15:1 3 miles
Our Redeemer Evangelical Lutheran School
Madison, WI
Private PK - 08 103 14:1 3 miles
Verona Area K4
Verona, WI
Public PK - PK 288 26.2:1 3 miles
Falk Elementary
Madison, WI
Public PK - 05 351 9.9:1 3 miles
Jefferson Middle School
Madison, WI
Public 06 - 08 522 12.6:1 3 miles
Cesar Chavez Elementary
Madison, WI
Public PK - 05 678 14:1 4 miles
Capitoland Christian School
Madison, WI
Private PK - TK 56 6:1 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 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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