Wilder Elementary School

2526 S Hillsboro
Springfield, MO 65804
(School attendance zone shown in map)
8/
10
Top 30%
Serving 341 students in grades Kindergarten-5, Wilder Elementary School ranks in the top 30% of all schools in Missouri for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 37%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is higher than the Missouri state average of 46%).
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the Missouri state level of 13:1.
Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is lower than the Missouri state average of 31% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 341 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 30%
  • : Top 30% in MO
  • : 40-44% (Top 50%)
  • : 50-54% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

School Overview

Wilder Elementary School's student population of 341 students has declined by 18% over five school years.
The teacher population of 22 teachers has declined by 12% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Kindergarten-5
Total Students
341 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
22 teachers
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School Rankings

Wilder Elementary School ranks within the top 30% of all 2,092 schools in Missouri (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Wilder Elementary School is 0.49, which is equal to the diversity score at state average of 0.49. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
This School
State Level (MO)
#610 out of 2092 schools
(Top 30%)
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40-44%
37%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Wilder Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Missouri by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
50-54%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
13:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
9%
2%
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Hispanic
7%
8%
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Black
7%
15%
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White
70%
69%
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Hawaiian
1%
1%
Two or more races
5%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.49
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Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
40%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
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Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Wilder Elementary School's ranking?
Wilder Elementary School is ranked #610 out of 2,092 schools, which ranks it among the top 30% of public schools in Missouri.
What schools are Wilder Elementary School often compared to?
Wilder Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Sequiota Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
40-44% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 37% MO state average), while 50-54% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 46% MO state average).
How many students attend Wilder Elementary School?
341 students attend Wilder Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
70% of Wilder Elementary School students are White, 9% of students are Asian, 7% of students are Hispanic, 7% of students are Black, 5% of students are Two or more races, 1% of students are American Indian, and 1% of students are Hawaiian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Wilder Elementary School?
Wilder Elementary School has a student ration of 16:1, which is higher than the Missouri state average of 13:1.
What grades does Wilder Elementary School offer ?
Wilder Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Kindergarten-5
What school district is Wilder Elementary School part of?
Wilder Elementary School is part of Springfield R-XII School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Kindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 341 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 30%
  • : Top 30%
  • : 40-44% (Top 50%)
  • : 50-54% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), MO Dept. of Education

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