C G Woodson School Of Challenge

437 Goldfloss St,

Winston-salem, NC, 27127-3100

Tel: (336)723-6838
Grades: KG-12

460 students

C G Woodson School Of Challenge serves 460 students in grades KG-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the NC average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
C G Woodson School Of Challenge operates within the C G Woodson Of Challenge School District.

Overview

The student population of 460 students has grown by 12% over five years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has grown by 11% over five years.
School Type Charter School
Grades Offered Grades KG-12
Total Students 460 students
C G Woodson School Of Challenge Total Students (1998-2012)
Gender % 45% Male / 55%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
C G Woodson School Of Challenge Total Classroom Teachers (1999-2012)
Students by Grade C G Woodson School Of Challenge Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.53 is less than the state average of 0.89. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 15:1
C G Woodson School Of Challenge Student : Teacher Ratio (1999-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
44%
13%
C G Woodson School Of Challenge Hispanic (2000-2012)
Black
53%
27%
C G Woodson School Of Challenge Black (1998-2012)
White
n/a
52%
C G Woodson School Of Challenge White (1998-2006)
All Ethnic Groups C G Woodson School Of Challenge Sch Ethnicity C G Woodson School Of Challenge Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.53 0.89
C G Woodson School Of Challenge Diversity Score (1998-2012)
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.
85%
45%
C G Woodson School Of Challenge Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2012)
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.
5%
8%
C G Woodson School Of Challenge Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 460 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name C G Woodson Of Challenge School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
4
Number of Students Managed 460 1,206
C G Woodson  Of Challenge School District Number of Students Managed (1999-2012)
District Total Revenue $5 MM n/a
C G Woodson  Of Challenge School District Total Revenue (1998-2009)
District Spending $5 MM n/a
C G Woodson  Of Challenge School District Spending (1998-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,913 $0
C G Woodson  Of Challenge School District Revenue / Student (1999-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,351 $0
C G Woodson  Of Challenge School District Spending / Student (1999-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Carter Vocational High School (0.5 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Philo Middle School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Easton Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
 All Schools  |High Schools High Schools  |Middle Schools Middle Schools  |Elementary Elementary  |Pre-K Pre-K  |Private Schools Private Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Winston-salem Carter Vocational High School
    Special Education School
    2700 South Main St
    Winston-salem , NC , 27127
    (336)771-4590
    Special Education School
    0.5  mi  |  167  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Winston-salem Easton Elementary School
    734 East Clemmonsville Rd
    Winston-salem , NC , 27107
    (336)771-4520
    0.9  mi  |  605  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Winston-salem Forest Park Elementary School
    1900 Milford St
    Winston-salem , NC , 27107
    (336)771-4530
    0.9  mi  |  600  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Winston-salem Philo Middle School
    410 Haverhill St
    Winston-salem , NC , 27127
    (336)771-4570
    1.3  mi  |  264  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Winston-salem Konnoak Elementary School
    3200 Renon Rd
    Winston-salem , NC , 27127
    (336)771-4567
    1.3  mi  |  703  students  |  Gr.  KG-5

School Reviews

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?

Add School Reviews - Recommended Yes     Add School Reviews - Not Recommended No

Area Statistics

Recent Public School Articles
Parent-Teacher Conferences: Parents’ How-To Guide
Parent-Teacher Conferences: Parents’ How-To Guide
Communicating early and often with your child’s teacher is an important aspect of ensuring your child has the best possible education. Yet, sometimes parent-teacher conferences can be stressful for a variety of factors. In this article we provide a how-to guide for making the most out of your parent-teacher conference experience.
The Parents’ Guide to Common Core
The Common Core State Standards were developed as a means to prepare K-12 students for success in college or the workforce upon graduation from high school. Since their inception, they have been adopted by 43 states. While much support has been given for the standards, many criticisms have emerged as well.
White Students are Now the Minority in U.S. Public Schools
Increasing birth rates among immigrant families from Asia and Central and South America, combined with lower birth rates among white families, means that for the first time in history, public school students in the United States are majority-minority. This shift in demographics poses difficulties for schools as they work to accommodate children of varying language abilities and socio-economic backgrounds.
Did You Know?
Winston-salem, NC public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.71, which is higher than the North Carolina average of 0.46. The most diverse school in Winston-salem is South Fork Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in North Carolina or national school diversity statistics.