Wedgwood Middle School

3909 Wilkie Way, Fort Worth, TX 76133 | (817) 370-5830
  • Grades: 6-8
  • Student Enrollment: 892
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4.5 out of 5 | 7 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Mr Theordore Jarchow
  • Fax: (817) 370-5733
  • Website: WWW.FORTWORTHISD.ORG
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 892
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 56.4
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 15.8
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 440 (49.3%)
  • Females: 452 (50.7%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 82 (9.2%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 495 (55.5%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 577 (64.7%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Wedgwood Middle School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian40.4%
Black30434.1%
Asian121.3%
Hispanic40545.4%
White16718.7%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Wedgwood Middle School
  Number Percent
6th Grade40.4%
7th Grade43448.7%
8th Grade45450.9%
Faculty Breakdown (2010)
Average Teacher Experience
School:
11.3
District:
10.4
State:
11.3
Percent of Teachers With 1-5 Years Experience
School:
39.7%
District:
33.1%
State:
31.0%
Percent of Teachers With 6-10 Years Experience
School:
17.7%
District:
22.3%
State:
20.3%
Percent of Teachers With 11-20 Years Experience
School:
19.5%
District:
19.8%
State:
24.4%
Percent of Teachers With Greater Than 20 Years Experience
School:
17.7%
District:
17.0%
State:
18.3%
Faculty Salary (2010)
School Administration Average Base Salary
School:
$74,679
District:
$73,929
State:
$70,209
Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$52,750
District:
$52,390
State:
$48,263
Beginning Teacher Average Base Salary
School:
$47,751
District:
$47,616
State:
$41,165
Teacher With 1-5 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$47,775
State:
$43,527
Teacher With 6-10 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$50,526
State:
$46,149
Teacher With 11-20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$53,799
State:
$50,153
Teacher With Greater Than 20 Years Experience Average Base Salary
School:
$66,454
State:
$58,427
Source: TX Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 4.5

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7 reviews for Wedgwood Middle School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on November 02, 2010
  • Rating: 2 (2 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • this school sucks. never go here. i love you
  • Reviewed by Former Student on September 29, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I went to school here back in 1977-79. I moved to Oklahoma, but I still miss those days back in Fort Worth. They were the best!
  • Reviewed by Student on July 11, 2009
  • Rating: 4 (4 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • this school is awesome,but way too much drama though.
  • Reviewed by Former Student on June 07, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • It's not that bad,it's pretty good. (:
  • Reviewed by Student on July 12, 2008
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • the teachers are rude and mean
    the students are ghetto
    there's a lot of drama
    but i love this school
  • Reviewed by Student on August 17, 2007
  • Rating: 4 (4 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • wedgewood is not a bad school just the students bit this year we are under new management and it is going to be fun

Test Scores and Performance Information

Overall School Rating

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Wedgwood Middle School performed on average much worse than most other schools across the state on TAKS state exams in the following subjects:
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science
  • Social Studies
  • Writing
AYP and Performance (2010)
Overall AYP Met: No

TAKS - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201069.0%67.0%81.0%
200961.0%62.0%79.0%
200852.0%57.0%76.0%
 
Reading Test
201081.0%76.0%86.0%
200977.0%74.0%84.0%
200874.0%75.0%84.0%
 
Writing Test
201090.0%89.0%74.0%
200984.0%86.0%72.0%
200881.0%81.0%70.0%
 

Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201077.0%74.0%80.0%
200967.0%72.0%79.0%
200861.0%68.0%75.0%
 
Reading Test
201090.0%89.0%91.0%
200990.0%91.0%93.0%
200891.0%89.0%92.0%
 
Science Test
201065.0%62.0%78.0%
200955.0%55.0%72.0%
200852.0%50.0%68.0%
 
Social Studies Test
201086.0%92.0%95.0%
200981.0%86.0%92.0%
200881.0%82.0%90.0%
 
Source: TX Department of Education 2009-2010

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