Wayne Elementary School

Wayne Elementary School serves 299 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 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 33%.
Wayne Elementary School operates within the Detroit City School District.

Overview

The student population of 299 students has declined by 17% over five years.
The teacher population of 21 teachers has declined by 16% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 299 students
Wayne Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 21 teachers
Wayne Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1990-2012)
Students by Grade Wayne Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.02 is less than the state average of 0.87. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MI) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 18:1
Wayne Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1990-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
n/a
6%
Black
99%
22%
Wayne Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
n/a
67%
Wayne Elementary School White (1988-2005)
All Ethnic Groups Wayne Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Wayne Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
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 0.87
Wayne Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2006)
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.
95%
44%
Wayne Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2012)
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%
Wayne Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2010)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 67,408 students has decreased by 30% over five years.
School District Name Detroit City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
136
3
Number of Students Managed 67,408 930
Detroit City   School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $1,294 MM $11 MM
Detroit City   School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $1,327 MM $11 MM
Detroit City   School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $13,264 $11,537
Detroit City   School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $13,596 $11,612
Detroit City   School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (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
  • Detroit Marvin L. Winans Academy Of Performing Arts Elementary School
    Charter School
    9740 Mckinney St
    Detroit , MI , 48224
    (313)640-4610
    Charter School
    0.4  mi  |  701  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Detroit Blanche Kelso Bruce Academy-st. Jude's
    Alternative School
    Charter School
    15255 Mayfield St
    Detroit , MI , 48205
    (313)656-2600
    Alternative School
    Charter School
    0.6  mi  |  12  students  |  Gr.  5-12
  • Detroit Denby High School
    12800 Kelly Rd
    Detroit , MI , 48224
    (313)866-7200
    0.7  mi  |  1206  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Detroit Brown Ronald Academy
    11530 East Outer Dr
    Detroit , MI , 48224
    (313)886-2611
    0.8  mi  |  845  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Detroit Carleton Elementary School
    11724 Casino St
    Detroit , MI , 48224
    (313)866-8322
    0.9  mi  |  417  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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Did You Know?
Detroit, MI public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.25, which is lower than the Michigan average of 0.25. The most diverse school in Detroit is Southwestern High School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in Michigan or national school diversity statistics.