Frances Wakeland Elementary School

  • Frances Wakeland Elementary School serves 435 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 65% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 54% (which is equal to the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Frances Wakeland Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 68% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Frances Wakeland Elementary School's student population of 435 students has declined by 20% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students435 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Frances Wakeland Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 3,650 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Frances Wakeland Elementary School is 0.70, which is equal to the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#1314 out of 3650 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
57%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
54%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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Asian
5%
3%
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Hispanic
42%
33%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Frances Wakeland Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
17%
22%
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White
32%
38%
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score0.700.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
56%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameManatee School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Frances Wakeland Elementary School is Horizons Academy (0.1 miles away)
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