Wilson Wims Elementary School

  • Wilson Wims Elementary School serves 1,207 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 62% (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 66% (which is higher than the Maryland state average of 41%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Wilson Wims Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in Maryland for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the Maryland state level of 15:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the Maryland state average of 63%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Wilson Wims Elementary School's student population of 1,207 students has grown by 31% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 63 teachers has grown by 31% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students1,207 students
Total Classroom Teachers63 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Wilson Wims Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Wilson Wims Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 1,359 schools in Maryland (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Wilson Wims Elementary School is 0.72, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.71. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (MD)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#169 out of 1359 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Wilson Wims Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Maryland by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
41%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Wilson Wims Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Maryland by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio19:115:1
Asian
44%
7%
Hispanic
13%
17%
Black
15%
34%
White
22%
37%
Two or more races
6%
5%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Wilson Wims Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in MD.
Diversity Score0.720.71
Eligible for Free Lunch
7%
41%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMontgomery County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, MD Dept. of Education

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