Wayne Elementary School

Wayne Elementary School serves 285 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the MI average of 19:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 32%.
Wayne Elementary School operates within the Detroit City School District.

School Overview

The student population of 285 students has declined by 34% over five years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has declined by 25% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 285 students
Wayne Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Wayne Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
Wayne Elementary School Total Teachers (1990-2014)
Students by Grade Wayne Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.00 is less than the state average of 0.27. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MI) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 19:1
Wayne Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1990-2014)
Black
100%
18%
Wayne Elementary School Black Students (1988-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Wayne Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown MI All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
n/a 0.27
Wayne Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
90%
43%
Wayne Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2014)
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%
Wayne Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 49,043 students has decreased by 49% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $13,064 is higher than the state average of $11,681. The district revenue/student has grown by 13% over four years.
The district spending/student of $14,583 is higher than the state average of $11,849. The district spending/student has grown by 18% over four years.
School District Name Detroit City School District
Number of Schools
Managed
97
3
Number of Students Managed 49,043 784
Detroit City   School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $1,182 MM $11 MM
Detroit City   School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $1,320 MM $11 MM
Detroit City   School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $13,064 $11,681
Detroit City   School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $14,583 $11,849
Detroit City   School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Denby High School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Fisher Magnet Upper Academy (1.5 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 Grades Students
  • DetroitMarvin L. Winans Academy Of Performing Arts Elementary School
    Charter School
    0.4 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 540 students9740 Mckinney St
    DetroitMI 48224
    (313)640-4610
    0.4KG-5540
  • DetroitDenby High School
    0.7 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 725 students12800 Kelly Rd
    DetroitMI 48224
    (313)866-7200
    0.79-12725
  • DetroitBrown Ronald Academy
    0.8 miles | Grades: PK-6 | 653 students11530 East Outer Dr
    DetroitMI 48224
    (313)886-2611
    0.8PK-6653
  • DetroitBrewer Elementary-middle School
    0.9 miles | Grades: PK-8 | 517 students18025 Brock St
    DetroitMI 48205
    (313)866-0404
    0.9PK-8517
  • DetroitCarleton Elementary School
    0.9 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 306 students11724 Casino St
    DetroitMI 48224
    (313)866-8322
    0.9PK-5306

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