Avg. test scores 17%
High school dipl. 4%
Bachelors degree 32%

South Milwaukee school information

IndexSouth MilwaukeeWisconsinNational
Average Test Scores41%47%49%
Student/Teacher ratio16:114:116:1
Total public schools61,86979,221
Total private schools587224,874
Total post-secondary schoolsn/a1147,963

Key findings

  • The school test scores in South Milwaukee are 17% lower than the national average
  • There are approximately 6 public schools in South Milwaukee
  • 87.5% of people in South Milwaukee have completed 8th grade
  • 86.5% of people in South Milwaukee have completed high school
  • 20.5% of people in South Milwaukee have completed a bachelors degree

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      Education level achieved in South Milwaukee

      IndexSouth MilwaukeeWisconsinNational
      Completed 8th grade87.5%89.0%84.3%
      Completed high school86.5%87.8%83.0%
      Completed some college54.8%59.7%59.4%
      Completed associate degree31.5%38.7%38.5%
      Completed bachelors20.5%28.4%30.3%
      Completed masters6.0%9.6%11.5%
      Completed professional degree0.9%2.7%3.3%
      Completed doctorate0.3%1.1%1.3%

      South Milwaukee, WI School Districts

      • South Milwaukee School District

      There are a total of 6 public schools, 5 private schools and n/a post-secondary schools in South Milwaukee. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for South Milwaukee, WI schools is 41%. The average student to teacher ratio is 16:1. In South Milwaukee, WI, an average of 87.5% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 86.5% have completed high school.

      Nearby cities with high average school scores

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Elm Grove, WI6,08575%52%
      Wind Lake, WI5,38375%51%
      Whitefish Bay, WI14,08874%51%
      Muskego, WI24,65074%49%
      New Berlin, WI39,80768%39%
      South Milwaukee, WI21,19741%17%

      Cities with similar population

      City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
      Arnold, MO21,19663%28%
      Oxford, AL21,20251%4%
      Patterson, CA21,20529%40%
      Decatur, GA21,21038%22%
      Clinton, UT21,21038%24%
      South Milwaukee, WI21,19741%17%
      Source: The South Milwaukee, WI education data displayed above is derived from the 2016 United States Census Bureau American Community Survey (ACS) and from the National Center for Education Statistics. The average school test scores are based on all schools that completed test scores within the state. Average test scores are conducted by each state independently and the type of tests may change from one state to another. Test scores were not available for all schools within the state, but were available for the vast majority.