About Wyomina Park Elementary School
Vision: Wyomina Park Elementary School strives for excellence.
Mission: Wyomina Park Elementary is a safe school where all children prepare for their future, community involvement is encouraged and achievement is celebrated.
School Profile and Demographics
Wyomina Park Elementary School is a Pre-K through 5th grade located in a quaint Northeast Ocala neighborhood approximately two blocks north of Silver Springs Boulevard. Our school was built in 1949, serving many of our county and city leaders as they progressed through elementary school. The school mascot is the Warrior and our colors are red and white.
The faculty and staff at Wyomina Park Elementary School believe that all of our students can achieve at high levels in Reading, Math and the other academic areas. Wyomina students excel in the Arts. The School Improvement plan reflects our dedication to ensuring all students perform at or above the state on every assessment.
We serve a diverse population with 40% Caucasian children, 37% Black, 10% Multi-Racial and 13% of our students are from other ethnicities. Our faculty and staff work hard to ensure all students have a great learning experience and are safe from barriers which impede success. We service 20% of our students in our Exceptional Student Education program. In addition, approximately 14% of our population is designated as qualifying for the ESOL program. We have a homeless population of approximately 2%. All students receive a free breakfast and lunch and 85% of our students come from economically disadvantaged homes. This qualifies us as a Title I school.
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The two school administrators lead a faculty of 45 teachers and 36 staff members. The demographics of our faculty are as follows: 77% majority 23% minority. 15% of our staff members are new to Wyomina Park Elementary. Computers are in every classroom and internet access is available to all staff members. In addition, we have a 25-station computer lab and a laptop lab available for students along with two carts of laptops.
Wyomina Park Elementary received a School Performance Grade of D in 2016.
% Reading FSA 3 and Above
% Math FSA 3 and Above
One Hundred percent of our students were tested.
Student achievement is our focus each year. We utilize state adopted curriculum for our students throughout the day. The children who are lacking in basic reading and math skills are placed in intervention groups designed to catch them back up to grade level. Additionally, we offer assistance to our ESOL children with two paraprofessionals scheduled to work with each child in their classrooms.
Wyomina Park Elementary recognizes the critical contribution made by its parents and will work with them to ensure student success. These objectives are a result of a needs assessment, as determined by staff, parent, student surveys, and state assessment scores.
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