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For the 2021 school year, there are 8 public schools serving 6,065 students in Wilson School District. This district's average testing ranking is 8/10, which is in the top 30% of public schools in Pennsylvania.
Public Schools in Wilson School District have an average math proficiency score of 56% (versus the Pennsylvania public school average of 45%), and reading proficiency score of 70% (versus the 62% statewide average).
The top ranked public schools in Wilson School District are Wilson High School, Shiloh Hills Elementary School and Spring Ridge Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking. Wilson School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in Pennsylvania.
Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is equal to the Pennsylvania public school average of 34% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Overview

School District NameWilson School District
School District Websitehttp://www.wilsonsd.org
School District Phone Number(610) 670-0180
School District Grades OfferedKG - 12
2018-2019 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (PA)
# of Schools8 Schools2,984 Schools
# of Students6,065 Students1,706,484 Students
# of Teachers423 Teachers117,591 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1

District Rank

Wilson School District, which is ranked within the top 30% of all 706 school districts in Pennsylvania (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-2019 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 95% has increased from 92% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2018-2019 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (PA)
Overall District Rank
#158 out of 707 school districts
(Top 30%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Wilson    School District, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
45%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Wilson    School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of PA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
62%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Wilson    School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of PA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.
Graduation Rate
95%
86%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Wilson    School District and public school graduation rate of PA by year, with the latest 2018-19 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.520.53
# of American Indian Students15 Students2,611 Students
% American Indian Students
n/an/a
# of Asian Students320 Students66,996 Students
% Asian Students
5%
4%
# of Hispanic Students1,127 Students194,432 Students
% Hispanic Students
19%
11%
# of Black Students431 Students247,674 Students
% Black Students
7%
15%
# of White Students4,012 Students1,125,241 Students
% White Students
66%
66%
# of Hawaiian Students1 Student1,444 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students159 Students66,972 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - 7,804
# of Students in Kindergarten:404120,194
# of Students in 1st Grade:395125,871
# of Students in 2nd Grade:441126,046
# of Students in 3rd Grade:456129,126
# of Students in 4th Grade:468133,167
# of Students in 5th Grade:469133,908
# of Students in 6th Grade:494132,697
# of Students in 7th Grade:466132,136
# of Students in 8th Grade:465133,358
# of Students in 9th Grade:547139,372
# of Students in 10th Grade:474133,654
# of Students in 11th Grade:464130,195
# of Students in 12th Grade:522128,956
# of Ungraded Students: - -

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $17,098 is higher than the state median of $15,879. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $15,452 is higher than the state median of $15,178. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (PA)
Total Revenue$104 MM$23 MM
This chart display total revenue of Wilson    School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$94 MM$22 MM
This chart display total spending of Wilson    School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$17,098$15,879
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Wilson    School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$15,452$15,178
This chart display average spending per public school student in Wilson    School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in PA by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Best Wilson School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Wilson High School Math: 79% | Reading: 88%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    2601 Grandview Boulevard
    Reading, PA 19609
    (610) 670-0180

    Grades: 9-12 | 2,007 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Shiloh Hills Elementary School Math: 64% | Reading: 76%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    301 Sage Drive
    Reading, PA 19609
    (610) 670-0180

    Grades: K-5 | 551 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Spring Ridge Elementary School Math: 64% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    1211 Broadcasting Rd
    Reading, PA 19609
    (610) 670-0180

    Grades: K-5 | 478 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Green Valley Elementary School Math: 60% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    270 Green Valley Road
    Reading, PA 19609
    (610) 670-0180

    Grades: K-5 | 535 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Wilson West Middle School Math: 52% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    450 Faust Road
    Reading, PA 19609
    (610) 670-0180

    Grades: 6-8 | 724 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Whitfield Elementary School Math: 54% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    2700 Van Reed Rd
    Reading, PA 19609
    (610) 670-0180

    Grades: K-5 | 560 students
  • Rank: #77.
    Cornwall Terrace Elementary School Math: 55% | Reading: 65%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    3100 Iroquois Ave.
    Reading, PA 19609
    (610) 670-0180

    Grades: K-5 | 509 students
  • Rank: #88.
    Wilson Southern Middle School Math: 39% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    3100 Iroquois Ave
    Reading, PA 19609
    (610) 670-0180

    Grades: 6-8 | 701 students
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