Wilson Elementary School

  • Wilson Elementary School serves 652 students in grades 4-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 31% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 22% (which is lower than the Arizona state average of 42%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 20:1 is higher than the Arizona state level of 19:1.

School Overview

  • Wilson Elementary School's student population of 652 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has declined by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 4-8
Total Students652 students
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Total Classroom Teachers32 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Wilson Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 20:1 has increased from 19:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Wilson Elementary School is 0.11, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.42. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (AZ)
Overall School Rank#1143 out of 1,842 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
31%
42%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
22%
42%
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Student : Teacher Ratio20:119:1
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American Indian
n/a
6%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
94%
45%
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Black
6%
5%
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White
n/a
38%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Wilson Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in AZ.
Diversity Score0.110.42
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Eligible for Free Lunch
85%
42%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Wilson Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
9%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Wilson Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Arizona by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWilson Elementary School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, AZ Dept. of Education

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