Coker-wimberly Elementary School

1619 Nc 97 West

Battleboro, NC 27809-9714

Tel: (252)823-4446
Grades: PK-5

494 students

Coker-wimberly Elementary School serves 494 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the NC average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Coker-wimberly Elementary School operates within the Edgecombe County s School District.

Overview

The student population of 494 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 494 students
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 27 teachers
Students by Grade Coker-wimberly Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.51 is more than the state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 15:1
Hispanic
24%
13%
Black
66%
27%
White
8%
52%
All Ethnic Groups Coker-wimberly Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Coker-wimberly 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.
0.51 0.44
Coker-wimberly Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
82%
45%
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%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 7,527 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
School District Name Edgecombe County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
15
4
Number of Students Managed 7,527 1,682
District Total Revenue $68 MM $19 MM
Edgecombe County s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $68 MM $18 MM
Edgecombe County s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,436 $11,105
Edgecombe County s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,372 $10,880
Edgecombe County s School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
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 North Edgecombe High School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is C B Martin Middle School (6.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Stocks Elementary School (5.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • TarboroNorth Edgecombe High School
    7589 Nc 33nw
    TarboroNC 27886
    (252)823-3562
    1.6 mi | 357 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • TarboroStocks Elementary School
    400 Hope Lodge St
    TarboroNC 27886
    (252)823-2632
    5.7 mi | 718 students | Gr. PK-3                      
  • TarboroTarboro High School
    1400 Howard Ave
    TarboroNC 27886
    (252)823-4284
    6 mi | 660 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • TarboroNorth East Carolina Preparatory Story
    Charter School
    1212 Recovery Ln
    TarboroNC 27886
    (919)807-3300
    Charter School

    6.1 mi | n/a students | Gr. KG-8                      
  • TarboroC B Martin Middle School
    400 East Johnston St
    TarboroNC 27886
    (252)641-5710
    6.2 mi | 405 students | Gr. 7-8                      

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Did You Know?
Edgecombe County, 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 0.41, which is lower than the North Carolina average of 0.44. The most diverse school district in Edgecombe County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in North Carolina or national school diversity statistics.