William B. Wade Elementary School

William B. Wade Elementary School serves 750 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the MD average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 58%.
William B. Wade Elementary School operates within the Charles County School District.

Overview

The student population of 750 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 43 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 750 students
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 43 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.65 is more than the state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MD) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 14:1
Asian
5%
6%
Hispanic
10%
12%
Black
53%
36%
White
25%
42%
Two or more races
7%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.65 0.39
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.
22%
36%
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.
4%
6%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 26,644 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Charles County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
37
29
Number of Students Managed 26,644 15,634
District Total Revenue $362 MM $244 MM
District Spending $351 MM $238 MM
District Revenue / Student $13,540 $14,580
District Spending / Student $13,149 $14,228
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Westlake High School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Mattawoman Middle School (2.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is C. Paul Barnhart Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • WaldorfC. Paul Barnhart Elementary School
    4800 Lancaster Circle
    WaldorfMD 20603
    (301)645-9053
    0.6 mi | 594 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • WaldorfWestlake High School
    3300 Middletown Rd
    WaldorfMD 20603
    (301)645-8857
    1.2 mi | 1502 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • WaldorfDaniel Of St. Thomas Jenifer Elementary School
    2820 Jenifer School Ln
    WaldorfMD 20603
    (301)932-9603
    1.5 mi | 636 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • WaldorfArthur Middleton Elementary School
    1109 Copley Ave
    WaldorfMD 20602
    (301)645-3338
    1.7 mi | 437 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • WaldorfDr. Samuel A. Mudd Elementary School
    820 Stone Ave
    WaldorfMD 20602
    (301)645-3686
    2.1 mi | 415 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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  • Recommended August 02, 2013 - This is a great school.All the teachears are nice and friendly and they handle any issue with full attention and solve it right away. - Posted by Parent

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