Wildwood Elementary School

  • Wildwood Elementary School serves 725 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 62% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 52% (which is lower than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Black), which is equal to the Florida state average of 61%.

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School Overview

  • Wildwood Elementary School's student population of 725 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 52 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students725 students
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Total Classroom Teachers52 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Wildwood Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Wildwood Elementary School is 0.65, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall School Rank#2458 out of 3,601 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
57%
This chart display 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
54%
This chart display 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
13%
32%
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Black
43%
22%
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White
39%
39%
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Two or more races
5%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Wildwood Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.650.46
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Eligible for Free Lunch
68%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
22%
5%
This chart display 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 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSumter School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school, and elementary school to Wildwood Elementary School is Wildwood Middle/ High School (0.4 miles away)
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