Wilder Elementary School

Wilder Elementary School serves 446 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the SC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 79% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Wilder Elementary School operates within the Sumter 01-1 School District.

School Overview

The student population of 446 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 21% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 446 students
Wilder Elementary School Total Students (2012-2014)
Gender % Wilder Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
Wilder Elementary School Total Teachers (2012-2014)
Students by Grade Wilder Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.43 is more than the state average of 0.41. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (SC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 16:1
Wilder Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (2012-2014)
Hispanic
2%
7%
Wilder Elementary School Black Students (2012-2014)
Black
73%
35%
Wilder Elementary School Black Students (2012-2014)
White
21%
52%
Wilder Elementary School White Students (2012-2014)
Two or more races
4%
3%
Wilder Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Wilder Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown SC 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.
0.43 0.41
Wilder Elementary School Diversity Score (2012-2014)
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.
69%
51%
Wilder Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2012-2014)
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.
8%
6%
Wilder Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2012-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 7,378 students has decreased by 16% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,588 is higher than the state average of $9,366. The district revenue/student has grown by 9% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,359 is higher than the state average of $9,666. The district spending/student has grown by 27% over four years.
School District Name Sumter 01-1 School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
8
Number of Students Managed 7,378 4,192
Sumter 01-1 School District Students Managed (1988-2011)
District Total Revenue $82 MM $38 MM
Sumter 01-1 School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $88 MM $39 MM
Sumter 01-1 School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $9,588 $9,366
Sumter 01-1 School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $10,359 $9,666
Sumter 01-1 School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Lakewood High School (2.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Bates Middle School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Kingsbury Elementary School (1.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • SumterBates Middle School
    Magnet School
    0.6 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 702 students715 Estate St
    SumterSC 29150
    (803)775-0711
    0.66-8702
  • SumterKingsbury Elementary School
    1.5 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 749 students825 Kingsbury Rd
    SumterSC 29154
    (803)775-6244
    1.5PK-5749
  • SumterLemira Elementary School
    1.5 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 575 students952 Fulton St
    SumterSC 29150
    (803)775-0658
    1.5PK-5575
  • SumterLakewood High School
    2.3 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 1131 students350 Old Manning Rd
    SumterSC 29150
    (803)506-2700
    2.39-121131
  • SumterCrosswell Drive Elementary School
    Magnet School
    2.6 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 610 students301 Crosswell Dr
    SumterSC 29150
    (803)775-0679
    2.6PK-5610

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