Wallace Elementary School

4266 Nc 11 South,

Wallace, NC, 28466-9211

Tel: (910)285-7183
Grades: PK-5

743 students

Wallace Elementary School serves 743 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the NC average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Wallace Elementary School operates within the Duplin County s School District.

Overview

The student population of 743 students has declined by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 46 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 743 students
Wallace Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 46 teachers
Wallace Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Wallace Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.70 is more than the state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 15:1
Wallace Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
Wallace Elementary School Asian (2002-2003)
Hispanic
34%
13%
Wallace Elementary School Hispanic (1991-2012)
Black
31%
27%
Wallace Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
31%
52%
Wallace Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Wallace Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Wallace Elementary School 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.
0.70 0.64
Wallace Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
65%
45%
Wallace Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2012)
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.
7%
8%
Wallace Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 9,478 students has grown by 5% over five years.
School District Name Duplin County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
16
4
Number of Students Managed 9,478 1,593
Duplin County s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $84 MM $19 MM
Duplin County s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $84 MM $18 MM
Duplin County s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,369 $11,105
Duplin County s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,349 $10,880
Duplin County s School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
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 Wallace-rose Hill High School (1.6 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Charity Middle School (5.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Rose Hill-magnolia Elementary School (6.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Teachey Wallace-rose Hill High School
    602 High School Rd
    Teachey , NC , 28464
    (910)285-7501
    1.6  mi  |  549  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Rose Hill Charity Middle School
    1333 West Charity Rd
    Rose Hill , NC , 28458
    (910)289-3323
    5.1  mi  |  519  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Rose Hill Rose Hill-magnolia Elementary School
    1329 Brooks Quinn Rd
    Rose Hill , NC , 28458
    (910)289-3667
    6.6  mi  |  717  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Willard Penderlea Elementary School
    82 Penderlea School Rd
    Willard , NC , 28478
    (910)285-2761
    8.9  mi  |  528  students  |  Gr.  KG-8
  • Chinquapin Chinquapin Elementary School
    3894 Nc 50 South
    Chinquapin , NC , 28521
    (910)285-3476
    10.7  mi  |  639  students  |  Gr.  PK-8

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