H. W. Wheatley Early Childhood Center

  • H. W. Wheatley Early Childhood Center serves 259 students in grades Prekindergarten.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 is lower than the Maryland state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Maryland state average of 63%.

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School Overview

  • H. W. Wheatley Early Childhood Center's student population of 259 students has declined by 27% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 42 teachers has declined by 19% over five school years.
School TypeSpecial education school
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten
Total Students259 students
This chart display total students of H. W. Wheatley Early Childhood Center by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Gender % This chart display gender of H. W. Wheatley Early Childhood Center
Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of H. W. Wheatley Early Childhood Center by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

School Comparison

  • H. W. Wheatley Early Childhood Center's student:teacher ratio of 6:1 has decreased from 7:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of H. W. Wheatley Early Childhood Center is 0.24, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.72. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MD)
Student : Teacher Ratio6:115:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of H. W. Wheatley Early Childhood Center and the public school average student teacher ratio of Maryland by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Asian
1%
7%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in H. W. Wheatley Early Childhood Center and the percentage of Asian public school students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
9%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in H. W. Wheatley Early Childhood Center and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
87%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in H. W. Wheatley Early Childhood Center and the percentage of Black public school students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
3%
37%
This chart display the percentage of White students in H. W. Wheatley Early Childhood Center and the percentage of White public school students in Maryland by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
n/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in H. W. Wheatley Early Childhood Center and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Maryland by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in H. W. Wheatley Early Childhood Center. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MD.
Diversity Score0.240.72
This chart display the diversity score of H. W. Wheatley Early Childhood Center and the public school average diversity score of Maryland by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
52%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in H. W. Wheatley Early Childhood Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Maryland by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in H. W. Wheatley Early Childhood Center and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Maryland by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePrince George's County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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