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90%
  • Wauwatosa Stem
  • 1060 N Glenview Ave, Wauwatosa
  • Wauwatosa School District
  • Grades: KG - 5 · Students: 132
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
77%
  • Wauwatosa Montessori School
  • 12121 W North Ave, Wauwatosa
  • Wauwatosa School District
  • Grades: PK - 6 · Students: 126
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
77%
  • Mckinley Elementary
  • 2435 N 89th St, Wauwatosa
  • Wauwatosa School District
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 424
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
77%
  • Lincoln Elementary
  • 1741 N Wauwatosa Ave, Wauwatosa
  • Wauwatosa School District
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 313
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
72%
  • Wilson Elementary
  • 1060 N Glenview Ave, Wauwatosa
  • Wauwatosa School District
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 183
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
67%
  • Roosevelt Elementary
  • 2535 N 73rd St, Wauwatosa
  • Wauwatosa School District
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 437
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
67%
  • Jefferson Elementary
  • 6927 Maple Ter, Wauwatosa
  • Wauwatosa School District
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 278
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
65%
  • Washington Elementary
  • 2166 N 68th St, Wauwatosa
  • Wauwatosa School District
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 332
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
60%
  • Longfellow Middle School
  • 7600 W North Ave, Wauwatosa
  • Wauwatosa School District
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 841
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
58%
  • East High
  • 7500 Milwaukee Ave, Wauwatosa
  • Wauwatosa School District
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,139
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
55%
  • Whitman Middle School
  • 11100 W Center St, Wauwatosa
  • Wauwatosa School District
  • Grades: 6 - 8 · Students: 704
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
52%
  • Eisenhower Elementary
  • 11600 W Center St, Wauwatosa
  • Wauwatosa School District
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 432
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
50%
  • Plank Road Complex
  • 9501 W Watertown Plank Rd, Wauwatosa
  • Wauwatosa School District
  • Grades: KG - 12 · Students: 129
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
50%
  • Underwood Elementary
  • 11132 W Potter Rd, Wauwatosa
  • Wauwatosa School District
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 294
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
47%
  • Madison Elementary
  • 9925 W Glendale Ave, Wauwatosa
  • Wauwatosa School District
  • Grades: PK - 5 · Students: 343
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
46%
  • West High
  • 11400 W Center St, Wauwatosa
  • Wauwatosa School District
  • Grades: 9 - 12 · Students: 1,056
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
35%
  • Wauwatosa Virtual Academy
  • 12121 W North Ave, Wauwatosa
  • Wauwatosa School District
  • Grades: 6 - 12 · Students: 64
  • Student/Teacher ratio: 0:1
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Wauwatosa school information

IndexWauwatosaWisconsinNational
Average Test Scores61%47%49%
Student/Teacher ratio14:114:116:1
Total public schools171,86979,221
Total private schools987224,874
Total post-secondary schools31147,963
The Wauwatosa, WI educational system consists of 17 public schools, 9 private schools and 3 post-secondary schools. Wauwatosa public schools have average test scores of 61% which is 31% higher than than the Wisconsin average and 25% higher than than the national average. The student to teach ratio of Wauwatosa public schools is 14:1, compared to 14:1 in Wisconsin and 16:1 across all of the United States. A total of 95.5% of students have completed 8th grade, 95.2% have completed high school, 58.2% have completed a bachelor’s degree and 8.1% have completed a doctorate degree.

Education level achieved in Wauwatosa

IndexWauwatosaWisconsinNational
Completed 8th grade95.5%89.0%84.3%
Completed high school95.2%87.8%83.0%
Completed some college81.2%59.7%59.4%
Completed associate degree65.4%38.7%38.5%
Completed bachelors58.2%28.4%30.3%
Completed masters22.3%9.6%11.5%
Completed professional degree8.1%2.7%3.3%
Completed doctorate3.3%1.1%1.3%

Wauwatosa, WI School Districts

Wauwatosa School District

There are a total of 17 public schools, 9 private schools and 3 post-secondary schools in Wauwatosa. Using the proficiency score averages, the average test scores for Wauwatosa, WI schools is 61%. The average student to teacher ratio is 14:1. In Wauwatosa, WI, an average of 95.5% of students have completed 8th grade and an average of 95.2% have completed high school.

To customize your list of Wauwatosa schools, you can start by sorting the list of schools by proficiency test score, school name or student to teacher ratio. Then you can select the grade levels that you would like to see, these include preschool, elementary, middle school and high school. Next, select the school type from the following options: charter, magnet, title I and title 1. Finally, you are able to filter your results by average proficiency score. Simply select the minimum proficiency score that you would like to see and only schools with that proficiency score or higher will appear on your list of Wauwatosa, WI schools.

Nearby cities with high average school scores

City, StatePopulationAvg. Test ScoresNational Avg.
Lannon, WI1,05385%72%
Elm Grove, WI6,08575%52%
Fox Point, WI6,69575%51%
Whitefish Bay, WI14,08874%51%
Merton, WI3,53574%50%
Wauwatosa, WI47,38861%25%

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Lawrence, IN47,41557%16%
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Bel Air South, MD47,48064%30%
St. Louis Park, MN47,48662%26%
Wauwatosa, WI47,38861%25%
Source: The Wauwatosa, 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.