Wayne-Westland Community School District

For the 2022 school year, there are 17 public schools serving 9,363 students in Wayne-Westland Community School District. This district's average testing ranking is 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in Michigan.
Public Schools in Wayne-Westland Community School District have an average math proficiency score of 18% (versus the Michigan public school average of 39%), and reading proficiency score of 30% (versus the 49% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Wayne-Westland Community School District are Walkerwinter Elementary School, John Glenn High School and Wildwood Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Wayne-Westland Community School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Michigan.
Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the Michigan public school average of 35% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Wayne-Westland Community School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in Michigan for:

Category
Attribute
Diversity
Most diverse schools (Top 1%)
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)

Overview

School District Name
Wayne-Westland Community School District
School District Website
School District Phone Number
School District Grades Offered
PK - 12
2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
This State (MI)
# Schools
17 Schools
3,553 Schools
# Students
9,363 Students
1,403,040 Students
# Teachers
512 Teachers
81,458 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
18:1

District Rank

Wayne-Westland Community School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 862 school districts in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 76% has increased from 74% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2020-2021 School Year Data
This School District
State Average (MI)
Overall District Rank
#712 out of 872 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Wayne-Westland Community   School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
17%
40%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Wayne-Westland Community   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of MI by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
49%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Wayne-Westland Community   School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of MI by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
76%
85%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Wayne-Westland Community   School District and public school graduation rate of MI by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.61
0.54
# American Indian Students
35 Students
8,929 Students
% American Indian Students
1%
1%
# Asian Students
126 Students
49,796 Students
% Asian Students
1%
3%
# Hispanic Students
648 Students
117,763 Students
% Hispanic Students
7%
8%
# Black Students
3,310 Students
247,768 Students
% Black Students
35%
18%
# White Students
4,797 Students
912,374 Students
% White Students
51%
65%
# Hawaiian Students
6 Students
1,201 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
441 Students
65,141 Students
% of Two or more races Students
5%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
-
-
# Students in K Grade:
582
106,604
# Students in 1st Grade:
722
101,231
# Students in 2nd Grade:
692
100,710
# Students in 3rd Grade:
705
100,684
# Students in 4th Grade:
687
102,076
# Students in 5th Grade:
646
101,704
# Students in 6th Grade:
699
104,266
# Students in 7th Grade:
698
107,731
# Students in 8th Grade:
728
112,321
# Students in 9th Grade:
776
119,122
# Students in 10th Grade:
858
116,106
# Students in 11th Grade:
792
113,207
# Students in 12th Grade:
751
113,297
# Ungraded Students:
27
3,981

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $16,548 is higher than the state median of $14,294. The school district revenue/student has grown by 18% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $15,453 is higher than the state median of $14,172. The school district spending/student has grown by 18% over four school years.
This School District
This State (MI)
Total Revenue
$155 MM
$11 MM
This chart display total revenue of Wayne-Westland Community   School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in MI by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending
$145 MM
$11 MM
This chart display total spending of Wayne-Westland Community   School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in MI by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Revenue / Student
$16,548
$14,294
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Wayne-Westland Community   School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in MI by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Spending / Student
$15,453
$14,172
This chart display average spending per public school student in Wayne-Westland Community   School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in MI by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Best Wayne-Westland Community School District Public Schools (2022)

School (Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Walkerwinter Elementary School
Math: 50-54% | Reading: 55-59%
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
39932 Michigan Ave
Canton, MI 48188
(734) 419-2780
Grades: K-5
| 381 students
Rank: #22.
John Glenn High School
Math: 24% | Reading: 45%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
36105 Marquette St
Westland, MI 48185
(734) 419-2323
Grades: 8-12
| 1,580 students
Rank: #33.
Wildwood Elementary School
Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
(2)
500 North Wildwood St
Westland, MI 48185
(734) 419-2790
Grades: K-5
| 468 students
Rank: #44.
Adlai Stevenson Middle School
Math: 22% | Reading: 40%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
38501 Palmer Rd
Westland, MI 48186
(734) 419-2350
Grades: 6-8
| 758 students
Rank: #55.
Thomas A Edison Elementary School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
34505 Hunter Ave
Westland, MI 48185
(734) 419-2600
Grades: K-5
| 428 students
Rank: #66.
Wayne Memorial High School
Math: 17% | Reading: 41%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
3001 4th St
Wayne, MI 48184
(734) 419-2206
Grades: 8-12
| 1,456 students
Rank: #77.
Pd Graham Elementary School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 30-34%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
(1)
1255 South John Hix St
Westland, MI 48186
(734) 419-2620
Grades: PK-5
| 398 students
Rank: #88.
Rooseveltmcgrath Elementary School
Math: 25-29% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
36075 Currier St
Wayne, MI 48184
(734) 419-2720
Grades: PK-6
| 351 students
Rank: #9 - 109. - 10.
Albert Schweitzer Elementary School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
2601 Treadwell St
Westland, MI 48186
(734) 419-2750
Grades: K-5
| 391 students
Rank: #9 - 109. - 10.
Alexander Hamilton Elementary School
Math: 20-24% | Reading: 25-29%
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1031 South Schuman St
Westland, MI 48186
(734) 419-2650
Grades: K-5
| 460 students
Rank: #1111.
Benjamin Franklin Middle School
Math: 14% | Reading: 30%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
(3)
33555 Annapolis St
Wayne, MI 48184
(734) 419-2402
Grades: 4-11
| 702 students
Rank: #12 - 1312. - 13.
Eugene B Elliott Elementary School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
30800 Bennington St
Westland, MI 48186
(734) 419-2610
Grades: K-5
| 307 students
Rank: #12 - 1312. - 13.
Taftgalloway Elementary School
Math: 15-19% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
4035 Gloria St
Wayne, MI 48184
(734) 419-2760
Grades: K-5
| 284 students
Rank: #1414.
Hoover Elementary School
Math: 6-9% | Reading: 20-24%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
5400 4th St
Wayne, MI 48184
(734) 419-2670
Grades: K-5
| 194 students
Rank: #1515.
David Hicks School
Math: 6-9% | Reading: 10-14%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
100 Helen St
Inkster, MI 48141
(734) 419-2660
Grades: K-5
| 374 students
Rank: #1616.
Adams Middle School
Math: 5% | Reading: 14%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
(2)
33475 Palmer Rd
Westland, MI 48186
(734) 419-2375
Grades: 6-8
| 665 students
Rank: #1717.
Tinkham Alternative Education
Alternative School
Math: ≤5% | Reading: ≤5%
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
3001 Fourth St
Wayne, MI 48184
(734) 419-2436
Grades: 8-12
| 166 students

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Wayne-westland Community School District
  • 36745 MARQUETTE ST, WESTLAND, MI, 48185-3235
  • (734) 419-2000
  • wwcsd.net
  • Grades: PK - 12
  • Students: 9,363 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 49%
  • Graduation Rate
    : 76% (Btm 50% in MI)
  • Overall District Rank
    : Bottom 50%
  • Math Proficiency
    : 17% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 29% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.61

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