Wake Forest Elementary School

Wake Forest Elementary School serves 591 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the NC average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 48%.
Wake Forest Elementary School operates within the Wake County s School District.

Overview

The student population of 591 students has declined by 10% over five years.
The teacher population of 42 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 591 students
Wake Forest Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 42 teachers
Wake Forest Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Wake Forest 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 0.59 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
Wake Forest Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
2%
3%
Wake Forest Elementary School Asian (1988-2013)
Hispanic
10%
14%
Wake Forest Elementary School Hispanic (1990-2013)
Black
21%
27%
Wake Forest Elementary School Black (1988-2013)
White
60%
52%
Wake Forest Elementary School White (1988-2013)
Two or more races
7%
3%
All Ethnic Groups Wake Forest Elementary School Ethnicity Breakdown Public School Average Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.59 0.45
Wake Forest 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.
29%
47%
Wake Forest 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.
7%
7%
Wake Forest Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 151,652 students has grown by 9% over five years.
School District Name Wake County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
171
1
Number of Students Managed 151,652 1,330
Wake County s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $1,945 MM $19 MM
District Spending $1,597 MM $18 MM
District Revenue / Student $14,051 $11,105
Wake County s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,533 $10,880
Wake 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 Franklin Academy (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Franklin Academy (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Richland Creek Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Wake ForestRichland Creek Elementary School
    The Dubois Center
    Wake ForestNC 27587
    (919)807-3300
    0.4 mi | 100 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • Wake ForestFranklin Academy
    Charter School
    604 Franklin St
    Wake ForestNC 27587
    (919)570-8262
    Charter School

    0.5 mi | 1624 students | Gr. KG-12                      
  • Wake ForestWake Forest-rolesville High School
    420 Stadium Dr
    Wake ForestNC 27587
    (919)554-8611
    0.7 mi | 1977 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • RaleighForest Pines Elementary School
    11455 Forest Pines Dr
    RaleighNC 27614
    (919)562-6262
    1.1 mi | 670 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Wake ForestWake Forest-rolesville Middle School
    1800 South Main St
    Wake ForestNC 27587
    (919)554-8440
    1.7 mi | 1090 students | Gr. 6-8                      

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