Coker-wimberly Elementary School

Coker-wimberly Elementary School serves 412 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the NC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 49%.
Coker-wimberly Elementary School operates within the Edgecombe County School District.

School Overview

The student population of 412 students has declined by 13% over five years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 412 students
Coker-wimberly Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Coker-wimberly Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
Coker-wimberly Elementary School Total Teachers (1989-2014)
Students by Grade Coker-wimberly Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.50 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 16:1
Coker-wimberly Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
25%
15%
Coker-wimberly Elementary School Black Students (1994-2014)
Black
66%
26%
Coker-wimberly Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
9%
51%
Coker-wimberly Elementary School White Students (1990-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.50 0.45
Coker-wimberly Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
91%
47%
Coker-wimberly Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
7%
7%
Coker-wimberly Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Edgecombe County School District's student population of 6,101 students has decreased by 18% over five years.
The revenue/student of $8,688 in this district is less than the state average of $10,864. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $8,615 is less than the state average of $10,591. The district spending/student has grown by 5% over four years.
School District Name Edgecombe County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
14
1
Number of Students Managed 6,101 1,120
Edgecombe County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $66 MM $18 MM
Edgecombe County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2014)
District Spending $65 MM $18 MM
Edgecombe County School District District Spending (1990-2014)
District Revenue / Student $8,688 $10,864
Edgecombe County School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2014)
District Spending / Student $8,615 $10,591
Edgecombe County School District District Spending / Student (1992-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is North Edgecombe High School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is North East Carolina Prep (6.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Stocks Elementary School (5.7 miles away)
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  • TarboroNorth Edgecombe High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 272 students
    1.6 miles
    7589 Nc 33nw
    TarboroNC 27886
    (252)823-3562
    1.69-12272
  • TarboroStocks Elementary School
    Grades: PK-3 | 446 students
    5.7 miles
    400 Hope Lodge St
    TarboroNC 27886
    (252)823-2632
    5.7PK-3446
  • TarboroTarboro High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 622 students
    6 miles
    1400 Howard Ave
    TarboroNC 27886
    (252)823-4284
    69-12622
  • TarboroNorth East Carolina PrepCharter School
    Grades: KG-9 | 901 students
    6.1 miles
    274 Husky Trail
    TarboroNC 27886
    (252)641-0464
    6.1KG-9901
  • TarboroC B Martin Middle School
    Grades: 7-8 | 353 students
    6.2 miles
    400 East Johnston St
    TarboroNC 27886
    (252)641-5710
    6.27-8353

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