Wright Elementary School

  • Wright Elementary School serves 630 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 63% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 57%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 56% (which is higher than the Florida state average of 54%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the Florida state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is equal to the Florida state average of 61%.

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School Overview

  • Wright Elementary School's student population of 630 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 46 teachers has grown by 12% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students630 students
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Total Classroom Teachers46 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Wright Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Wright Elementary School is 0.72, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (FL)
Overall School Rank#1095 out of 3,601 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
57%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Wright Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
54%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Wright Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
29%
32%
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Black
19%
22%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Wright Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
39%
39%
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Two or more races
11%
3%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Wright Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in FL.
Diversity Score0.720.46
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Eligible for Free Lunch
70%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Wright Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Wright Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Florida by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOkaloosa School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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  5.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
5  
Wright Elementary is a Leader In Me School. My children attended Wright and now I teach at Wright Elementary. The faculty at Wright are a dedicated group of individuals that work together as a team every day for our students. I enjoy sharing my days with the students and teachers. We are building Leaders at Wright Elementary Every Day!
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5  
I would recomend this school, the fact of caring staff and teachers is amazing. IT WOULD BE WONDERFULL IF SCHOOL WOULD PROVIDE VPK FOR 4 YEAR OLD KIDS .I BELIVE THAT WOULD HELP THE FUNDS OF THE SCHOOL. I THANK EVERYONE
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