Wildwood Elementary School

300 Huey St
Wildwood, FL 34785
(School attendance zone shown in map)
6/
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Top 50%
Serving 845 students in grades Prekindergarten-5, Wildwood Elementary School ranks in the top 50% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 53% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 52%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 55% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 52%).
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Florida state average of 64% (majority Hispanic and Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 845 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 61%
  • : Top 50% in FL
  • : 53% (Top 50%)
  • : 55% (Top 50%)
  • : 50-54% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Wildwood Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in Florida for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Wildwood Elementary School's student population of 845 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 46 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
845 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
46 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

Wildwood Elementary School ranks within the top 50% of all 3,704 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Wildwood Elementary School is 0.69, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (FL)
#1489 out of 3704 schools
(Top 50%)
This chart displays the overall school rank of Wildwood Elementary School, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
53%
52%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Wildwood Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Florida by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
55%
52%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Wildwood Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Florida by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
50-54%
52%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Wildwood Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in Florida by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
16:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
3%
This chart displays the percentage of Asian students in Wildwood Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hispanic
18%
36%
This chart displays the percentage of Hispanic students in Wildwood Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
36%
21%
This chart displays the percentage of Black students in Wildwood Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
39%
36%
This chart displays the percentage of White students in Wildwood Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
This chart displays the percentage of students of two or more races in Wildwood Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in Florida by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Wildwood Elementary School.
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in Florida.
0.69
This chart displays the diversity score of Wildwood Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of Florida by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
1%
50%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Wildwood Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (20-21)
1%
4%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Wildwood Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
School District Name
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Wildwood Elementary School's ranking?
Wildwood Elementary School is ranked #1489 out of 3,704 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in Florida.
What schools are Wildwood Elementary School often compared to?
Wildwood Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Villages Charter School, Bushnell Elementary School, Lake Panasoffkee Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
53% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 52% FL state average), while 55% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 52% FL state average).
How many students attend Wildwood Elementary School?
845 students attend Wildwood Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
39% of Wildwood Elementary School students are White, 36% of students are Black, 18% of students are Hispanic, 6% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Wildwood Elementary School?
Wildwood Elementary School has a student ration of 18:1, which is higher than the Florida state average of 16:1.
What grades does Wildwood Elementary School offer ?
Wildwood Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5
What school district is Wildwood Elementary School part of?
Wildwood Elementary School is part of Sumter School District.

School Calendar

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Event
Date
First Day Teachers less than 4 Years Experience
July 29, 2024 (Monday)
First Day Teachers
August 06, 2024 (Tuesday)
First Day Students
August 14, 2024 (Wednesday)
Last day of Winter Holiday for Teachers & 250 Day Employees
January 05, 2025 (Sunday)
Last Day-Students - Early Dismissal Students and Teachers
June 03, 2025 (Tuesday)

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 845 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 61%
  • : Top 50%
  • : 53% (Top 50%)
  • : 55% (Top 50%)
  • : 50-54% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), FL Dept. of Education

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