PROFICIENCY 11% 78% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
20%Milwaukee School District

Thurston Woods Elementary 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 501 students and n/a teachers at Thurston Woods Elementary, for a student to teacher ratio of n/a. There are a total of 472 free lunch students and 0 reduced lunch students.

Thurston Woods Elementary has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 10.5%, which is 78% lower than the Wisconsin average.


Student/Teacher ration/a
Free lunch472
Reduced lunch0


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 Thurston Woods Elementary, 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

4<= 10%
5<= 10%
6<= 10%
7<= 10%
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

5<= 10%
6<= 10%
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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Thurston Woods Elementary race/ethnicity breakdown

Caucasian 2.7% 13.8% 72.4% 51.1%
African American 93.9% 54.8% 9.6% 15.9%
Asian 0.4% 5.8% 3.7% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 2.1% 24.0% 10.4% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.8% 0.8% 1.3% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.1% 0.4%
Multiracial 0.0% 0.6% 2.5% 3.1%

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Milwaukee demographics profile

Population density (sq mi)6,2258791
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

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 Thurston Woods Elementary data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.