Wrightsboro Elementary



Wrightsboro Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Wrightsboro Elementary Students by Grade
PK 33
K 95
1 94
2 104
3 89
4 90
5 79
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Wrightsboro Elementary is a public elementary school located in Wilmington, NC in the New Hanover County School District. It enrolls 584 students in grades 1st through 12th. Wrightsboro Elementary is the 510th largest public school in North Carolina and the 14,787th largest nationally. It has 16.2 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 584
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 36.14

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Wrightsboro Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 309
(53%)
9,412
(51%)
 Female 275
(47%)
8,886
(49%)

Wrightsboro Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 226
(39%)
10,903
(60%)
 Black 178
(30%)
3,836
(21%)
 Hispanic 131
(22%)
2,485
(14%)
 Two or More 46
(8%)
740
(4%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
20
(0%)
 Asian 1
(0%)
265
(1%)
 American Indian 1
(0%)
49
(0%)

Wrightsboro Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 579
(99%)
9,828
(54%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 3
(1%)
648
(4%)
 Not Eligible 2
(0%)
7,822
(43%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,517 ranked schools in North Carolina, Wrightsboro Elementary is ranked 147th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Wrightsboro Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (99.7%) 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.

Wrightsboro Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 584
2006 573
2007 569
2008 585
2009 472
2010 472
2011 478
2012 521
2013 549
2014 550
2015 584

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 17.2
2006 N/A
2007 15
2008 15.4
2009 13.8
2010 14.2
2011 15.4
2012 15.1
2013 14.8
2014 15.9
2015 16.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.60445205479452
2006 0.6195462478185
2007 0.56590509666081
2008 0.50598290598291
2009 0.64194915254237
2010 0.68008474576271
2011 0.70292887029289
2012 0.78119001919386
2013 0.82695810564663
2014 0.99454545454545
2015 0.99657534246575

Compare Wrightsboro Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,465.9% 14.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,620.0% 16.2:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 61.1%
 
This School 99.7%
 

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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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