Wayside Elementary



Wayside Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Wayside Elementary Students by Grade
PK 15
K 54
1 77
2 102
3 98
4 90
5 90
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Wayside Elementary is a public elementary school located in Bethesda, MD in the Montgomery County Public Schools. It enrolls 526 students in grades 1st through 12th. Wayside Elementary is the 367th largest public school in Maryland and the 19,556th largest nationally. It has 17.5 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 526
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 30.1
Enrollment Rank Nationally: 19,556th out of 56,369
Enrollment Rank in Maryland: 367th out of 922
Student/Teacher Rank in Maryland: 779th out of 920
Full Time Teacher Rank in Maryland: 512th out of 920

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Wayside Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 278
(53%)
57,010
(52%)
 Female 248
(47%)
53,421
(48%)

Wayside Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 221
(42%)
32,624
(30%)
 Asian 204
(39%)
15,606
(14%)
 Black 36
(7%)
23,326
(21%)
 Hispanic 35
(7%)
33,079
(30%)
 Two or More 30
(6%)
5,534
(5%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
56
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
206
(0%)

Wayside Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 493
(94%)
68,548
(62%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 25
(5%)
34,821
(32%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 8
(2%)
7,062
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 921 ranked schools in Maryland, Wayside Elementary is ranked 870th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Wayside Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (6.3%) is significantly lower than the state average of 48.4%. This may indicate that the area has a lower level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Wayside Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 628
2006 635
2007 603
2008 595
2009 568
2010 560
2011 576
2012 535
2013 523
2014 533
2015 526

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.5
2006 16.9
2007 16.6
2008 17.1
2009 17.1
2010 16.4
2011 16
2012 16.1
2013 15.9
2014 15.8
2015 17.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.015923566878981
2006 0.022047244094488
2007 0.021558872305141
2008 0.025210084033613
2009 0.035211267605634
2010 0.039285714285714
2011 0.036458333333333
2012 0.041121495327103
2013 0.043977055449331
2014 0.039399624765478
2015 0.062737642585551

Compare Wayside Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,343.0% 13.4:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,750.0% 17.5:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 6.3%
 
State Average 48.4%
 
National Average 55.7%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Wayside Elementary
Bethesda, MD
Public PK - 05 526 17.5:1  
St Jane De Chantal School
Bethesda, MD
Private PK - 08 506 17:1 1 miles
Ashburton Elementary
Bethesda, MD
Public PK - 05 911 17.7:1 1 miles
Lycee Rochambeau French Intl School
Bethesda, MD
Private PK - 12 1,004 12:1 1 miles
The Woods Academy
Bethesda, MD
Private PK - 08 306 7:1 2 miles
Stone Ridge School of the Sacred Heart
Bethesda, MD
Private PK - 12 697 7:1 2 miles
Feynman School
North Bethesda, MD
Private PK - 05 69 6:1 2 miles
Holy Redeemer Catholic Elementary School
Kensington, MD
Private PK - 08 430 12:1 2 miles
White Flint Children'S House
Rockville, MD
Private PK - KG 62 1:1 2 miles
Executive Child Development Center
Rockville, MD
Private PK - KG 80 4:1 2 miles
Holy Cross School
Garrett Park, MD
Private PK - 08 195 12:1 2 miles
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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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