West Rockingham Elementary School

West Rockingham Elementary School serves 351 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the NC average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
West Rockingham Elementary School operates within the Richmond County s School District.

Overview

The student population of 351 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 351 students
West Rockingham Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 25 teachers
West Rockingham Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade West Rockingham Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.66 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 14:1 14:1
West Rockingham Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
American Indian
1%
1%
West Rockingham Elementary School American Indian (1988-2013)
Asian
1%
3%
West Rockingham Elementary School Asian (1991-2013)
Hispanic
16%
14%
West Rockingham Elementary School Hispanic (1996-2013)
Black
28%
27%
West Rockingham Elementary School Black (1988-2013)
White
49%
52%
West Rockingham Elementary School White (1988-2013)
Two or more races
5%
3%
All Ethnic Groups West Rockingham Elementary School Sch Ethnicity West Rockingham 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.
0.66 0.45
West Rockingham 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.
81%
47%
West Rockingham Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2013)
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.
3%
7%
West Rockingham Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 8,517 students has grown by 7% over five years.
School District Name Richmond County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
17
1
Number of Students Managed 8,517 1,330
Richmond County s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $76 MM $19 MM
District Spending $81 MM $18 MM
District Revenue / Student $9,570 $11,105
Richmond County s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,241 $10,880
Richmond 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 Richmond Juvenile Detention Center (1.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Richmond Juvenile Detention Center (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Washington Street Elementary School (1.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • RockinghamWashington Street Elementary School
    566 East Washington St Ext
    RockinghamNC 28379
    (910)997-9836
    1.2 mi | 542 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • RockinghamRichmond Juvenile Detention Center
    269 Cartledge Creek Rd
    RockinghamNC 28379
    (910)997-9196
    1.3 mi | n/a students | Gr. Inquire with school                      
  • RockinghamL J Bell Elementary School
    442 Hawthorne Ave
    RockinghamNC 28379
    (910)997-9834
    1.4 mi | 560 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • RockinghamRockingham Middle School
    415 Wall St
    RockinghamNC 28379
    (910)997-9827
    1.4 mi | 694 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • CordovaCordova School
    Alternative School
    194 Church St
    CordovaNC 28330
    (910)997-9805
    Alternative School

    1.6 mi | 110 students | Gr. PK-12                      

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