Fred Wild Elementary School

  • Fred Wild Elementary School serves 556 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the FL average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 66% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 60%.
  • Fred Wild Elementary School operates within the Highlands School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 556 students has grown by 7% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 38 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 556 students
Fred Wild Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Fred Wild Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 38 teachers
Fred Wild Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Fred Wild Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.68 is more than the state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 16:1
Fred Wild Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
n/a
3%
Fred Wild Elementary School Asian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
39%
31%
Fred Wild Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
24%
23%
Fred Wild Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
34%
40%
Fred Wild Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Fred Wild Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Fred Wild Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Fred Wild Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown FL 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.
0.68 0.46
Fred Wild Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
84%
53%
Fred Wild Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2015)
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.
4%
5%
Fred Wild Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Highlands School District's student population of 12,266 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,311 in this district is less than the state average of $12,021. The district revenue/student has declined by 9% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,467 is less than the state average of $12,230. The district spending/student has declined by 17% over four years.
School District Name Highlands School District
Number of Schools
Managed
23
22
Number of Students Managed 12,266 10,184
Highlands School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $114 MM $122 MM
Highlands School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $116 MM $125 MM
Highlands School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,311 $12,021
Highlands School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,467 $12,230
Highlands School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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