Phyllis Wheatley Elementary School

Phyllis Wheatley Elementary School serves 322 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the FL average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 59%.
Phyllis Wheatley Elementary School operates within the Orange School District.

School Overview

The student population of 322 students has declined by 15% over five years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 322 students
Phyllis Wheatley Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Phyllis Wheatley Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
Phyllis Wheatley Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Phyllis Wheatley Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.55 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 16:1
Phyllis Wheatley Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
29%
30%
Phyllis Wheatley Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
60%
23%
Phyllis Wheatley Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
9%
41%
Phyllis Wheatley Elementary School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Phyllis Wheatley Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.55 0.45
Phyllis Wheatley Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
88%
52%
Phyllis Wheatley Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
6%
Phyllis Wheatley Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2010)

District Comparison

Orange School District's student population of 187,092 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,426 in this district is less than the state average of $11,888. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $10,341 is less than the state average of $12,571. The district spending/student has grown by 5% over four years.
School District Name Orange School District
Number of Schools
Managed
257
22
Number of Students Managed 187,092 10,137
Orange School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $1,806 MM $132 MM
Orange School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $1,792 MM $140 MM
Orange School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,426 $11,888
Orange School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,341 $12,571
Orange School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Sheeler High Charter (1.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Amikids Orlando (2.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Lovell Elementary School (1.8 miles away)
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    2.2 miles
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