Wilson Elementary School

74 Belmont St
Waymart, PA 18472
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
7/
10
Top 50%
Wilson Elementary School serves 293 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Wilson Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in Pennsylvania for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 45%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the Pennsylvania state average of 63%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the Pennsylvania state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the Pennsylvania state average of 34% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Wilson Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in Pennsylvania for:

School Overview

Wilson Elementary School's student population of 293 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students293 students
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Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
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School Comparison

Wilson Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,820 schools in Pennsylvania (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Wilson Elementary School is 0.13, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.53. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (PA)
Overall Testing Rank
#925 out of 2820 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
45%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
70-74%
63%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:114:1
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American Indian
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n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
5%
11%
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Black
n/a
15%
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White
93%
66%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.130.53
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Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
46%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
3%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWestern Wayne School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, PA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Wilson Elementary School is Fell Charter School (4.4 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Carbondale Fell Charter School Charter School
    Math: 30-34% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-9 | 155 students
    4.4 miles
    777 Main Street
    Carbondale, PA 18407
    (570) 282-5199
    4.4 K-9 155
  • Carbondale Carbondale Area Junior Senior High School Math: 39% | Reading: 63%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 7-12 | 682 students
    5.6 miles
    101 Brooklyn Street
    Carbondale, PA 18407
    (570) 282-4500
    5.6 7-12 682
  • Carbondale Carbondale Elementary School Math: 32% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-6 | 887 students
    5.6 miles
    103 Brooklyn St
    Carbondale, PA 18407
    (570) 282-5656
    5.6 PK-6 887
  • Lake Ariel Western Wayne High School Math: 70-74% | Reading: 75-79%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: 9-12 | 622 students
    5.6 miles
    1970a Easton Turnpike
    Lake Ariel, PA 18436
    (800) 321-9973
    5.6 9-12 622
  • Lake Ariel Western Wayne Middle School Math: 36% | Reading: 70%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 426 students
    5.6 miles
    1970b Easton Turnpike
    Lake Ariel, PA 18436
    (800) 321-9973
    5.6 6-8 426

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