PROFICIENCY 26% 46% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
37%Madison Metropolitan School District
0%Madison
47%Wisconsin

Sherman Middle School is a school servicing grades 6 to 8 and is located in the district of "Madison Metropolitan School District" in Madison, WI. There are a total of 420 students and n/a teachers at Sherman Middle School, for a student to teacher ratio of n/a. There are a total of 275 free lunch students and 42 reduced lunch students.

Sherman Middle School has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 25.5%, which is 46% lower than the Wisconsin average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students420
Teachers
Student/Teacher ration/a
Free lunch275
Reduced lunch42

 

Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Sherman Middle School, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

GradeProficiency
All21%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
620-24%
715-19%
825-29%
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All30%
3n/a
4n/a
5n/a
630-34%
725-29%
830-34%
High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Sherman Middle School race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictWisconsinNational
Caucasian 27.6% 44.2% 72.4% 51.1%
African American 24.8% 18.4% 9.6% 15.9%
Asian 8.9% 9.2% 3.7% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 26.2% 19.3% 10.4% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.5% 0.4% 1.3% 1.2%
Hawaiian 1.0% 0.2% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 11.1% 8.4% 2.5% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Shabazz-city High22%0.0Madison, WI
Emerson Elementary42%1.2Madison, WI
Lake View Elementary27%1.3Madison, WI
East High37%1.4Madison, WI
Mendota Elementary20%1.7Madison, WI
Hawthorne Elementary25%1.8Madison, WI
Lowell Elementary50%2.0Madison, WI
Gompers Elementary32%2.0Madison, WI
Black Hawk Middle School28%2.1Madison, WI
O'keeffe Middle School51%2.1Madison, WI
Marquette Elementary55%2.2Madison, WI
Lindbergh Elementary22%2.3Madison, WI

Madison demographics profile

StatisticMadisonWisconsinNational
Population246,0345,754,798318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)3,1958791
Median age30.839.137.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)42%57%55%
Speak English84%91%79%
Speak Spanish5%5%13%

Education level achieved in Madison

IndexMadisonWisconsinNational
Completed 8th grade93.6%89.0%84.3%
Completed high school93.1%87.8%83.0%
Completed some college80.7%59.7%59.4%
Completed associate degree64.6%38.7%38.5%
Completed bachelors56.3%28.4%30.3%
Completed masters24.5%9.6%11.5%
Completed professional degree9.2%2.7%3.3%
Completed doctorate5.1%1.1%1.3%
Source: The Sherman Middle School data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.