William B. Wade Elementary School

William B. Wade Elementary School serves 721 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the MD average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 59%.
William B. Wade Elementary School operates within the Charles County School District.

School Overview

The student population of 721 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 43 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 721 students
William B. Wade Elementary School Total Students (1990-2014)
Gender % William B. Wade Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 43 teachers
William B. Wade Elementary School Total Teachers (1990-2014)
Students by Grade William B. Wade Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.64 is more than the state average of 0.39. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (MD) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 15:1
William B. Wade Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1992-2014)
Asian
4%
6%
William B. Wade Elementary School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
11%
14%
William B. Wade Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
54%
35%
William B. Wade Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
23%
41%
William B. Wade Elementary School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
8%
4%
William B. Wade Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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.
0.64 0.39
William B. Wade Elementary School Diversity Score (1990-2014)
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.
24%
38%
William B. Wade Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
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.
5%
6%
William B. Wade Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Charles County School District's student population of 26,455 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $13,919 in this district is less than the state average of $14,280. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $13,692 is less than the state average of $14,036. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Charles County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
37
26
Number of Students Managed 26,455 15,824
Charles County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $373 MM $243 MM
Charles County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $367 MM $239 MM
Charles County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $13,919 $14,280
Charles County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $13,692 $14,036
Charles County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Westlake High School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Mattawoman Middle School (2.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is C. Paul Barnhart Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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5.0  8/2/2013
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