Phyllis Wheatley Elementary School

  • Phyllis Wheatley Elementary School serves 386 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the FL average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 60%.
  • Phyllis Wheatley Elementary School operates within the Orange School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 386 students has grown by 13% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has grown by 15% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 386 students
Phyllis Wheatley Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Phyllis Wheatley Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Phyllis Wheatley Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Phyllis Wheatley Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.55 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 13:1 16:1
Phyllis Wheatley Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Hispanic
29%
31%
Phyllis Wheatley Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
60%
23%
Phyllis Wheatley Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
10%
40%
Phyllis Wheatley Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Phyllis Wheatley Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Phyllis Wheatley Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Phyllis Wheatley 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.
0.55 0.46
Phyllis Wheatley 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.
83%
53%
Phyllis Wheatley Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2015)
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.
n/a
5%
Phyllis Wheatley Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2010)

District Comparison

  • Orange School District's student population of 190,894 students has grown by 6% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,778 in this district is less than the state average of $12,021. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,561 is less than the state average of $12,230. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Orange School District
Number of Schools
Managed
252
22
Number of Students Managed 190,894 10,184
Orange School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $2,017 MM $122 MM
Orange School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $1,976 MM $125 MM
Orange School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,778 $12,021
Orange School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,561 $12,230
Orange 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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