Wilder Elementary School

Wilder Elementary School serves 324 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the MO average of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 27%.
Wilder Elementary School operates within the Springfield R-xii School District.

Overview

The student population of 324 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has grown by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 324 students
Wilder Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
Wilder Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Wilder Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.17 is less than the state average of 0.69. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MO) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 13:1
Wilder Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
2%
Wilder Elementary School Asian (1992-2010)
Hispanic
n/a
5%
Wilder Elementary School Hispanic (1992-2012)
Black
4%
18%
Wilder Elementary School Black (1992-2012)
White
91%
73%
Wilder Elementary School White (1992-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Wilder Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Wilder 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.
0.17 0.69
Wilder Elementary School Diversity Score (1992-2012)
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.
27%
39%
Wilder Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2012)
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.
4%
7%
Wilder Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 25,979 students has grown by 6% over five years.
School District Name Springfield R-xii School District
Number of Schools
Managed
55
2
Number of Students Managed 25,979 600
Springfield R-xii School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $215 MM n/a
Springfield R-xii School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $264 MM n/a
Springfield R-xii School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,807 $0
Springfield R-xii School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,820 $0
Springfield R-xii School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, MO Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Glendale High School (0.4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Pershing Middle School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Pershing Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Springfield Glendale High School
    2727 South Ingram Mill
    Springfield , MO , 65804
    (417)523-8900
    0.4  mi  |  1301  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Springfield Pershing Elementary School
    2120 Ventura
    Springfield , MO , 65804
    (417)523-2400
    0.8  mi  |  155  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Springfield Pershing Middle School
    2120 Ventura
    Springfield , MO , 65804
    (417)523-2400
    0.8  mi  |  726  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Springfield Sequiota Elementary School
    3414 South Mentor Rd
    Springfield , MO , 65804
    (417)523-5400
    1.1  mi  |  367  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Springfield Field Elementary School
    2120 Barataria
    Springfield , MO , 65804
    (417)523-4800
    1.4  mi  |  424  students  |  Gr.  KG-5

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