West Edgecombe Middle School



West Edgecombe Middle School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

West Edgecombe Middle School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 94
7 95
8 115
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

West Edgecombe Middle School is a public elementary school located in Rocky Mount, NC in the Edgecombe County Public Schools. It enrolls 304 students in grades 1st through 12th. It has 16.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 304
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 18.33

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West Edgecombe Middle School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 152
(50%)
2,237
(51%)
 Female 152
(50%)
2,192
(49%)

West Edgecombe Middle School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 150
(49%)
2,463
(56%)
 White 130
(43%)
1,386
(31%)
 Two or More 13
(4%)
101
(2%)
 Hispanic 11
(4%)
467
(11%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
6
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
4
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
2
(0%)

West Edgecombe Middle School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 301
(99%)
4,275
(97%)
 Not Eligible 3
(1%)
144
(3%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
10
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The percentage of West Edgecombe Middle School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (99.0%) is significantly higher than the state average of 61.1%. This may indicate that the area has a higher 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.

West Edgecombe Middle School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 700
2006 658
2007 347
2008 394
2009 405
2010 385
2011 416
2012 394
2013 382
2014 334
2015 304

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 15.9
2006 17.5
2007 14.5
2008 15.8
2009 18.1
2010 17.1
2011 19.1
2012 16.9
2013 15.1
2014 19.1
2015 16.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.64571428571429
2006 0.6838905775076
2007 0.74063400576369
2008 0.71319796954315
2009 0.7679012345679
2010 0.76623376623377
2011 0.81009615384615
2012 0.80456852791878
2013 0.81413612565445
2014 0.99101796407186
2015 0.99013157894737

Compare West Edgecombe Middle School to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,465.9% 14.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,660.0% 16.6:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 61.1%
 
This School 99.0%
 

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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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