Wilson Elementary School

985 S Orange Blvd
Sanford, FL 32771
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
10/
10
Top 10%
Wilson Elementary School serves 975 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Wilson Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in Florida for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 80% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 58%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 80% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 55%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the Florida state average of 62% (majority Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Wilson Elementary School's student population of 975 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 67 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students975 students
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Total Classroom Teachers67 teachers
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School Comparison

Wilson Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% of all 3,633 schools in Florida (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Wilson Elementary School is 0.62, 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.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall Testing Rank
#284 out of 3633 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
80%
58%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
80%
55%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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American Indian
1%
n/a
Asian
13%
3%
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Hispanic
14%
33%
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Black
11%
22%
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White
58%
38%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.620.70
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Eligible for Free Lunch
21%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSeminole School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Wilson Elementary School is Journeys Academy (4.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Markham Woods Middle School (1.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Lake Mary Markham Woods Middle School Math: 65% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,168 student
    1.7 miles
    6003 Markham Woods Rd
    Lake Mary, FL 32746
    (407) 871-1750
    1.7 6-8 1,168
  • Lake Mary Heathrow Elementary School Math: 86% | Reading: 77%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-5 | 869 students
    1.8 miles
    5715 Markham Woods Rd
    Lake Mary, FL 32746
    (407) 320-6850
    1.8 PK-5 869
  • Sanford Bentley Elementary School Math: 58% | Reading: 56%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 951 students
    2.0 miles
    2190 S Oregon Ave
    Sanford, FL 32771
    (407) 871-9950
    2 PK-5 951
  • Lake Mary Crystal Lake Elementary School Math: 73% | Reading: 72%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 776 students
    2.9 miles
    231 Rinehart Rd
    Lake Mary, FL 32746
    (407) 871-8112
    2.9 PK-5 776
  • Sanford Idyllwilde Elementary School Math: 44% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 777 students
    3.4 miles
    430 Vihlen Rd
    Sanford, FL 32771
    (407) 320-3750
    3.4 PK-5 777

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