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 34% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has grown by 11% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades PK-5
Total Students386 students
Phyllis Wheatley Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Phyllis Wheatley Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
Phyllis Wheatley Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradePhyllis Wheatley Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
Phyllis Wheatley Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
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)
Two or more races
1%
3%
Phyllis Wheatley Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsPhyllis Wheatley Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownFL 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.
0.550.70
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 (1989-2015)
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 stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,867 in this district is less than the state average of $11,888. The district revenue/student has declined by 8% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,787 is less than the state average of $12,571. The district spending/student has declined by 7% over four years.
School District NameOrange School District
Number of Schools
Managed
247
22
Number of Students Managed190,89410,184
Orange School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$1,806 MM$132 MM
Orange School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$1,792 MM$140 MM
Orange School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$9,867$11,888
Orange School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$9,787$12,571
Orange School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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