Wilder Elementary School

1913 Herr Lane
Louisville, KY 40222
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Wilder Elementary School serves 557 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Wilder Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Kentucky for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 53% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 59% (which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 56%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Kentucky state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 46% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the Kentucky state average of 23% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Wilder Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Kentucky for:

School Overview

Wilder Elementary School's student population of 557 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students557 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Rankings

Wilder Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,263 schools in Kentucky (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Wilder Elementary School is 0.64, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.40. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (KY)
Overall Testing Rank
#388 out of 1263 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
46%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
59%
56%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:116:1
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American Indian
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Asian
6%
2%
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Hispanic
8%
7%
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Black
25%
10%
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White
54%
77%
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Hawaiian
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Two or more races
7%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.640.40
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Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
55%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameJefferson County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, KY Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Wilder Elementary School is Ballard High School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Kammerer Middle School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Louisville Kammerer Middle School Math: 37% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 924 students
    0.3 miles
    7315 Wesboro Rd
    Louisville, KY 40222
    (502) 485-8279
    0.3 6-8 924
  • Louisville Ballard High School Magnet School
    Math: 51% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,881 student
    0.4 miles
    6000 Brownsboro Road
    Louisville, KY 40222
    (502) 485-8206
    0.4 9-12 1,881
  • Louisville Dunn Elementary School Math: 61% | Reading: 69%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-5 | 527 students
    1.0 miles
    2010 Rudy Lane
    Louisville, KY 40207
    (502) 485-8240
    1 K-5 527
  • Louisville Westport Middle School Magnet School
    Math: 33% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,248 student
    1.3 miles
    8100 Westport Road
    Louisville, KY 40222
    (502) 485-8346
    1.3 6-8 1,248
  • Louisville The Brook-kmi Alternative School
    Grades: 6-12 | 49 students
    1.8 miles
    8521 Lagrange Rd
    Louisville, KY 40220
    (502) 814-3722
    1.8 6-12 49

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