Willards Elementary School

  • Willards Elementary School serves 350 students in grades Prekindergarten-3.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-44% (which is approximately equal to the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Willards Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Maryland for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the Maryland state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Maryland state average of 63% (majority Black).

School Overview

  • Willards Elementary School's student population of 350 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-3
Total Students350 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Willards Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 1,359 schools in Maryland (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Willards Elementary School is 0.38, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.72. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MD)
Overall Testing Rank#456 out of 1359 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)55-59%
41%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient) (16-17)40-44%
41%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
1%
7%
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Hispanic
8%
17%
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Black
2%
34%
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White
78%
37%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
11%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Willards Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MD.
Diversity Score0.380.72
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Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
41%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWicomico County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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