PROFICIENCY 46% 12% higher than state average
School Rankings
  • Ranked #10 of 283 in Milwaukee
  • Ranked #72 of 3015 in Wisconsin
Proficiency Averages
18%Milwaukee
41%Wisconsin

Fernwood Montessori is a school servicing grades PK to 8 and is located in the district of "Milwaukee School District" in Milwaukee, WI. There are a total of 782 students and 28 teachers at Fernwood Montessori, for a student to teacher ratio of 28 to 1.

Fernwood Montessori has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 45.5%, which is 12% higher than the Wisconsin average.

Fernwood Montessori location

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students782
Teachers28
Student/Teacher ratio28:1

 

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 Fernwood Montessori, 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
All35%
325-29%
425-29%
540-44%
635-39%
740-44%
840-49%
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All56%
335-39%
435-39%
565-69%
665-69%
770-74%
850-59%
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.

Fernwood Montessori race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictWisconsinNational
White 72.5% 13.4% 72.5% 51.1%
Black 5.8% 55.2% 9.5% 15.9%
Asian 2.0% 5.5% 3.7% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 17.5% 24.3% 10.4% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 1.6% 0.8% 1.3% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.6% 0.7% 2.5% 3.1%

Milwaukee demographics profile

StatisticMilwaukeeWisconsinNational
Population598,6725,822,434328,239,523
Population density (sq mi)6,22510891
Median age31.039.137.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)36%57%55%
Speak English81%91%79%
Speak Spanish14%5%13%

Education level achieved in Milwaukee

IndexMilwaukeeWisconsinNational
Completed 8th grade79.4%89.0%84.3%
Completed high school78.0%87.8%83.0%
Completed some college52.9%59.7%59.4%
Completed associate degree30.6%38.7%38.5%
Completed bachelors23.5%28.4%30.3%
Completed masters8.1%9.6%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.0%2.7%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.8%1.1%1.3%
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Source: The Fernwood Montessori data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.