Williams Township Elementary School

10400 James B White Hwy

Whiteville, NC 28472-9519

Grades: PK-8

727 students

Williams Township Elementary School serves 727 students in grades PK-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the NC average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 48%.
Williams Township Elementary School operates within the Columbus County s School District.

Overview

The student population of 727 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has grown by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 727 students
Gender % 45% Male / 55%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 41 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 23:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.27 is less 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 18:1 14:1
American Indian
1%
1%
Hispanic
4%
14%
Black
10%
27%
White
85%
52%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.27 0.45
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.
55%
47%
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%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 7,829 students has grown by 12% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $8,989 is less than the state average of $11,105. The district revenue/student has grown by 14% over four years.
The district spending/student of $8,971 is less than the state average of $10,880. The district spending/student has grown by 15% over four years.
School District Name Columbus County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
19
1
Number of Students Managed 7,829 1,330
District Total Revenue $65 MM $19 MM
District Spending $65 MM $18 MM
District Revenue / Student $8,989 $11,105
District Spending / Student $8,971 $10,880
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is South Columbus High School (2.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Tabor City Middle School (7.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Tabor City Elementary School (6.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Tabor CitySouth Columbus High School
    40 Stallion Dr
    Tabor CityNC 28463
    (910)653-4073
    2.9 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 779 students                      
  • Tabor CityTabor City Elementary School
    203 Stake Rd
    Tabor CityNC 28463
    (910)653-3618
    6.7 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 462 students                      
  • Tabor CityTabor City Middle School
    701 West Sixth St
    Tabor CityNC 28463
    (910)653-3637
    7.5 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 243 students                      
  • NakinaNakina Middle School
    9822 Seven Creeks Hwy
    NakinaNC 28455
    (910)642-8301
    8.9 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 225 students                      
  • WhitevilleOld Dock Elementary School
    12489 New Britton Hwy
    WhitevilleNC 28472
    (910)642-2084
    9 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 287 students                      

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