Weldon Elementary



Weldon Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Weldon Elementary Students by Grade
PK 36
K 66
1 74
2 52
3 71
4 49
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Weldon Elementary is a public elementary school located in Weldon, NC in the Weldon City School District. It enrolls 348 students in grades 1st through 12th. Weldon Elementary is the 1,158th largest public school in North Carolina and the 37,223rd largest nationally. It has 12.4 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 348
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.4:1
Full Time Teachers: 28

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Weldon Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 187
(54%)
362
(49%)
 Female 161
(46%)
383
(51%)

Weldon Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 337
(97%)
697
(94%)
 White 5
(1%)
29
(4%)
 Hispanic 3
(1%)
7
(1%)
 Two or More 3
(1%)
8
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
 Asian 0
(0%)
1
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
3
(0%)

Weldon Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 345
(99%)
733
(98%)
 Not Eligible 3
(1%)
12
(2%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
0
(0%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,517 ranked schools in North Carolina, Weldon Elementary is ranked 577th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Weldon Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (99.1%) 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.

Weldon Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 486
2006 535
2007 532
2008 444
2009 468
2010 488
2011 464
2012 476
2013 497
2014 410
2015 348

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 16.8
2006 N/A
2007 16.4
2008 13.5
2009 15.3
2010 16.8
2011 16
2012 17.6
2013 19.9
2014 13.8
2015 12.4

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.85390946502058
2006 0.67289719626168
2007 0.65789473684211
2008 0.9481981981982
2009 0.90384615384615
2010 0.84016393442623
2011 0.85344827586207
2012 0.91386554621849
2013 0.88732394366197
2014 0.99268292682927
2015 0.99137931034483

Compare Weldon Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,240.0% 12.4:1
 
1,465.9% 14.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 61.1%
 
This School 99.1%
 

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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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