Beddingfield High School

4510 Old Stantonsburg Rd,

Wilson, NC, 27893-8419

Tel: (252)399-7880
Grades: 9-12

880 students

Beddingfield High School serves 880 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the NC average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 75% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Beddingfield High School operates within the Wilson County s School District.
The school district's 61% graduation rate is lower than the NC state average of 74%.

Overview

The student population of 880 students has declined by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 63 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 880 students
Beddingfield High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 63 teachers
Beddingfield High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Beddingfield High 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 0.58 is less 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 14:1 15:1
Beddingfield High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
Beddingfield High School Asian (1993-2009)
Hispanic
14%
13%
Beddingfield High School Hispanic (1991-2012)
Black
59%
27%
Beddingfield High School Black (1988-2012)
White
25%
52%
Beddingfield High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Beddingfield High School Sch Ethnicity Beddingfield High 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.
0.58 0.64
Beddingfield High 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.
60%
45%
Beddingfield High 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%
Beddingfield High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 12,469 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 61% has decreased from 94% over five years.
School District Name Wilson County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
25
4
Number of Students Managed 12,469 1,593
Wilson County s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2011)
Graduation Rate 61% 74%
Wilson County s School District Graduation Rate (2001-2009)
District Total Revenue $114 MM $19 MM
District Spending $117 MM $18 MM
District Revenue / Student $8,967 $11,105
District Spending / Student $9,254 $10,880
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 Milton M Daniels Learning Center (2.2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Milton M Daniels Learning Center (2.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is B O Barnes Elementary School (1.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Wilson B O Barnes Elementary School
    1913 Martin L King Parkway
    Wilson , NC , 27893
    (252)399-7875
    1.9  mi  |  440  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Wilson Milton M Daniels Learning Center
    Alternative School
    723 Elvie St
    Wilson , NC , 27893
    (252)399-7900
    Alternative School
    2.2  mi  |  41  students  |  Gr.  3-12
  • Wilson Charles H Darden Middle School
    1665 Lipscomb Rd
    Wilson , NC , 27893
    (252)206-4973
    2.3  mi  |  371  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Wilson Vick Elementary School
    504 North Carroll St
    Wilson , NC , 27893
    (252)399-7886
    2.5  mi  |  316  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Wilson Etn Nc School For The Deaf
    Special Education School
    1311 Us Hwy 301 South
    Wilson , NC , 27894
    (252)237-2450
    Special Education School
    2.6  mi  |  n/a  students  |  Gr.  KG-12

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