Wayne Elementary School

Wayne Elementary School serves 282 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is lower than the MI average of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 34%.
Wayne Elementary School operates within the Detroit City School District.

Overview

The student population of 282 students has declined by 22% over five years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 32% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 282 students
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 17 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.02 is less than the state average of 0.26. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MI) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 18:1
Black
99%
22%
Two or more races
1%
2%
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.
0.02 0.26
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.
92%
44%
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%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 112,991 students has grown by 15% over five years.
School District Name Detroit City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
143
3
Number of Students Managed 112,991 822
District Total Revenue $1,294 MM $11 MM
District Spending $1,327 MM $11 MM
District Revenue / Student $13,264 $11,537
District Spending / Student $13,596 $11,612
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Blanche Kelso Bruce Academy-st. Jude's (0.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Blanche Kelso Bruce Academy-st. Jude's (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Marvin L. Winans Academy Of Performing Arts Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • DetroitMarvin L. Winans Academy Of Performing Arts Elementary School
    Charter School
    9740 Mckinney St
    DetroitMI 48224
    (313)640-4610
    Charter School

    0.4 mi | 674 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • DetroitBlanche Kelso Bruce Academy-st. Jude's
    Alternative School
    Charter School
    15255 Mayfield St
    DetroitMI 48205
    (313)656-2600
    Alternative School
    Charter School

    0.6 mi | n/a students | Gr. 5-12                      
  • DetroitWolverine Academy (sda)
    Charter School
    15255 Mayfield
    DetroitMI 48205
    (313)822-2400
    Charter School

    0.6 mi | 27 students | Gr. 6-12                      
  • DetroitDenby High School
    12800 Kelly Rd
    DetroitMI 48224
    (313)866-7200
    0.7 mi | 923 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • DetroitHazel Park Empowerment New Beginnings Alternative High School
    Alternative School
    11433 Beaconsfield
    DetroitMI 48224
    (248)658-5600
    Alternative School

    0.8 mi | 28 students | Gr. 9-12                      

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