Wilson Southern Middle School

Wilson Southern Middle School serves 662 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the PA average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 31%.
Wilson Southern Middle School operates within the Wilson School District.

School Overview

The student population of 662 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 49 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 662 students
Wilson Southern Middle School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Wilson Southern Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 49 teachers
Wilson Southern Middle School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Wilson Southern Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.45 is more than the state average of 0.24. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (PA) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 15:1
Wilson Southern Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
3%
3%
Wilson Southern Middle School Asian Students (1988-2014)
Hispanic
15%
9%
Wilson Southern Middle School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
10%
15%
Wilson Southern Middle School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
72%
69%
Wilson Southern Middle School White Students (1988-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Wilson Southern Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown PA 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.
0.45 0.24
Wilson Southern Middle School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
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.
25%
38%
Wilson Southern Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2014)
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.
6%
5%
Wilson Southern Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 5,866 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $14,226 is higher than the state average of $12,967. The district revenue/student has grown by 23% over four years.
The district spending/student of $18,006 is higher than the state average of $12,300. The district spending/student has grown by 46% over four years.
School District Name Wilson School District
Number of Schools
Managed
8
3
Number of Students Managed 5,866 1,514
Wilson    School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $83 MM $21 MM
Wilson    School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $105 MM $20 MM
Wilson    School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $14,226 $12,967
Wilson    School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $18,006 $12,300
Wilson    School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Wilson High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Wilson West Middle School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cornwall Terrace Elementary School (0 miles away)
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  • ReadingCornwall Terrace Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 484 students3100 Iroquois Ave
    ReadingPA 19608
    (610)670-0180
    0KG-5484
  • ReadingWilson High School
    0.8 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 1856 students2601 Grandview Blvd
    ReadingPA 19609
    (610)670-0180
    0.89-121856
  • ReadingWilson West Middle School
    0.8 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 738 students450 Faust Rd
    ReadingPA 19608
    (610)670-0180
    0.86-8738
  • ReadingWhitfield Elementary School
    0.9 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 489 students2700 Van Reed Rd
    ReadingPA 19609
    (610)670-0180
    0.9KG-5489
  • ReadingWyomissing Hills El Center
    1.9 miles | Grades: KG-4 | 645 students110 Woodland Rd
    ReadingPA 19610
    (610)374-0739
    1.9KG-4645

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