Wake Forest Elementary School

Wake Forest Elementary School serves 580 students in grades KG - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the NC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 49%.
Wake Forest Elementary School operates within the Wake County s School District.

School Overview

The student population of 580 students has declined by 12% over five years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 580 students
Wake Forest Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Wake Forest Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 40 teachers
Wake Forest Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Wake Forest Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.58 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 15:1 16:1
Wake Forest Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
2%
3%
Wake Forest Elementary School Asian Students (1994-2014)
Hispanic
10%
15%
Wake Forest Elementary School Black Students (1994-2014)
Black
22%
26%
Wake Forest Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
60%
51%
Wake Forest Elementary School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
6%
4%
Wake Forest Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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 0.45
Wake Forest Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
33%
47%
Wake Forest Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2014)
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.
5%
7%
Wake Forest Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Wake County s School District's student population of 153,534 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The revenue/student of $14,668 is higher than the state average of $10,864. The district revenue/student has grown by 80% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $9,759 is less than the state average of $10,591. The district spending/student has grown by 6% over four years.
School District Name Wake County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
172
1
Number of Students Managed 153,534 1,120
Wake County s School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $2,062 MM $18 MM
Wake County s School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $1,372 MM $18 MM
Wake County s School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $14,668 $10,864
Wake County s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,759 $10,591
Wake County s School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public 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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    0.4 miles
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    (919)807-3300
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  • Wake ForestFranklin AcademyCharter School
    Grades: KG-12 | 1619 students
    0.5 miles
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    Wake ForestNC 27587
    (919)570-8262
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  • Wake ForestWake Forest High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1919 students
    0.7 miles
    420 Stadium Dr
    Wake ForestNC 27587
    (919)554-8611
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    1.1 miles
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    (919)562-6262
    1.1KG-5723
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    Wake ForestNC 27587
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