Wildwood Elementary School

2.50 5 1 (2 reviews)
500 North Wildwood St
Westland, MI 48185
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Wildwood Elementary School serves 468 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 28% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 37%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 29% (which is lower than the Michigan state average of 43%) for the 2017-18 school year.
Wildwood Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in Michigan for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Michigan state level of 18:1.
Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the Michigan state average of 34% (majority Black).

School Overview

Wildwood Elementary School's student population of 468 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students468 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

Wildwood Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 3,119 schools in Michigan (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Wildwood Elementary School is 0.45, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.52. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MI)
Overall Testing Rank
#1764 out of 3119 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
37%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
43%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:118:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
8%
8%
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Black
16%
18%
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White
72%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.450.52
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Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
45%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWayne-Westland Community School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MI Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Wildwood Elementary School is Tinkham Alternative Education (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Garden City Middle School (0.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Farmington 56 Campus (0.6 miles away)
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School Reviews

  2.50 out of 5  (2 reviews)
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Great Elementary school back in the 80s with AMAZING teachers! I still never forgot about Mrs. Mayernick,not sure if i recall how to spell her last name lol,but she was the best!
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There are 28 plus in each classroom.
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