Wallace Elementary School

Wallace Elementary School serves 787 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the NC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 49%.
Wallace Elementary School operates within the Duplin County s School District.

School Overview

The student population of 787 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 51 teachers has grown by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 787 students
Wallace Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Wallace Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 51 teachers
Wallace Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Wallace Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.69 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 16:1 16:1
Wallace Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
38%
15%
Wallace Elementary School Black Students (1994-2014)
Black
29%
26%
Wallace Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
30%
51%
Wallace Elementary School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
3%
4%
Wallace 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.
0.69 0.45
Wallace 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.
71%
47%
Wallace Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
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%
Wallace Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Duplin County s School District's student population of 9,628 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,078 in this district is less than the state average of $10,864. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $9,009 is less than the state average of $10,591. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Duplin County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
16
1
Number of Students Managed 9,628 1,120
Duplin County s School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $82 MM $18 MM
Duplin County s School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $82 MM $18 MM
Duplin County s School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $9,078 $10,864
Duplin County s School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $9,009 $10,591
Duplin County s School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
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 Wallace-rose Hill High School (1.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Charity Middle School (5.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Rose Hill-magnolia Elementary School (6.6 miles away)
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  • TeacheyWallace-rose Hill High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 596 students
    1.6 miles
    602 High School Rd
    TeacheyNC 28464
    (910)285-7501
    1.69-12596
  • Rose HillCharity Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 544 students
    5.1 miles
    1333 West Charity Rd
    Rose HillNC 28458
    (910)289-3323
    5.16-8544
  • Rose HillRose Hill-magnolia Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 765 students
    6.6 miles
    1329 Brooks Quinn Rd
    Rose HillNC 28458
    (910)289-3667
    6.6PK-5765
  • WillardPenderlea Elementary School
    Grades: KG-8 | 597 students
    8.9 miles
    82 Penderlea School Rd
    WillardNC 28478
    (910)285-2761
    8.9KG-8597
  • ChinquapinChinquapin Elementary School
    Grades: PK-8 | 597 students
    10.7 miles
    3894 Nc 50 South
    ChinquapinNC 28521
    (910)285-3476
    10.7PK-8597

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