Wendell Watson Elementary School

6800 Walt Williams Rd, Lakeland, FL 33809 | (863) 853-6060
  • Grades: PK-5
  • Student Enrollment: 827
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details
  • Polk County School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $10,826
  • Graduation Rate: 68.5%
  • Dropout Rate: 4.9%
  • Students Per Teacher: 14.8
  • Enrolled Students: 94,530

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 827
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 57.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 14.5
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 414 (50.1%)
  • Females: 373 (45.1%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 85 (10.3%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 316 (38.2%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 401 (48.5%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Wendell Watson Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Wendell Watson Elementary School
  Number Percent
1st Grade10612.8%
2nd Grade14117.0%
3rd Grade15919.2%
4th Grade14918.0%
5th Grade14817.9%
Teacher Educational Background (2010)
Percent of Teachers with a Bachelor's Degree
Percent of Classes Taught by Non-Highly Qualified Teachers
Percent of Classes Taught By Teachers (Out-of-Field) of Their Background
Source: FL Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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