Thoreau Elementary School

3870 Nakoma Rd, Madison, WI 53711 | (608) 204-6940
  • Grades: PK-5
  • Student Enrollment: 425
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Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Kathy Costello
  • Website: www.madison.k12.wi.us
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 425
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 33.7
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 12.6
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 195 (45.9%)
  • Females: 230 (54.1%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 24 (5.6%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 198 (46.6%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 222 (52.2%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Thoreau Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian40.9%
Black12529.4%
Asian214.9%
Hispanic7016.5%
White20548.2%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Thoreau Elementary School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten8520.0%
1st Grade6314.8%
2nd Grade6415.1%
3rd Grade7016.5%
4th Grade6214.6%
5th Grade8119.1%
Source: WI Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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