Janie Howard Wilson School

  • Janie Howard Wilson School serves 403 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 53% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 41% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Janie Howard Wilson School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 73% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the Florida state average of 62%.

Top Placements

Janie Howard Wilson School places among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

School Overview

  • Janie Howard Wilson School's student population of 403 students has declined by 15% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 42 teachers has grown by 23% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students403 students
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Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Janie Howard Wilson School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,633 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Janie Howard Wilson School is 0.68, which is less than 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 Testing Rank#2357 out of 3633 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
41%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:1n/a
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
36%
33%
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Black
35%
22%
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White
27%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score0.680.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
80%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (12-13)
11%
7%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Janie Howard Wilson School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePolk 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 Janie Howard Wilson School is Roosevelt Academy (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Lake Wales Roosevelt Academy Alternative School
    Grades: 6-12 | 288 students
    0.5 miles
    115 E St
    Lake Wales, FL 33853
    (863) 678-4252
    0.5 6-12 288
  • Lake Wales Spook Hill Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 650 students
    0.7 miles
    321 Dr Ja Wiltshire Ave E
    Lake Wales, FL 33853
    (863) 678-4262
    0.7 PK-5 650
  • Lake Wales Lake Wales Senior High School Magnet School
    Charter School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,566 student
    0.9 miles
    1 Highlander Way
    Lake Wales, FL 33853
    (863) 678-4222
    0.9 9-12 1,566
  • Lake Wales Victory Ridge Academy Special Education School
    Charter School
    Grades: PK-12 | 230 students
    0.9 miles
    427 Burns Ave
    Lake Wales, FL 33853
    (863) 679-3338
    0.9 PK-12 230
  • Lake Wales Polk Avenue Elementary School Charter School
    Grades: PK-5 | 522 students
    1.5 miles
    110 Polk Ave E
    Lake Wales, FL 33853
    (863) 678-4244
    1.5 PK-5 522

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