Weddington Middle School

Weddington Middle School serves 1,151 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the NC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 49%.
Weddington Middle School operates within the Union County School District.

School Overview

The student population of 1151 students has grown by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 60 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2013)
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 1,151 students
Weddington Middle School Total Students (2000-2014)
Gender % Weddington Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 60 teachers
Weddington Middle School Total Teachers (2002-2014)
Students by Grade Weddington Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.32 is less 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 19:1 16:1
Weddington Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (2002-2014)
Asian
4%
3%
Weddington Middle School Asian Students (2000-2014)
Hispanic
5%
15%
Weddington Middle School Black Students (2000-2014)
Black
8%
26%
Weddington Middle School Black Students (2000-2014)
White
82%
51%
Weddington Middle School White Students (2000-2014)
Two or more races
1%
4%
Weddington Middle 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.
0.32 0.45
Weddington Middle School Diversity Score (2000-2014)
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.
8%
47%
Weddington Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2014)
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.
1%
7%
Weddington Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2014)

District Comparison

Union County School District's student population of 41,074 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $11,554 is higher than the state average of $10,864. The district revenue/student has grown by 42% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $9,427 is less than the state average of $10,591. The district spending/student has grown by 5% over four years.
School District Name Union County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
52
1
Number of Students Managed 41,074 1,120
Union County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $455 MM $18 MM
Union County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $371 MM $18 MM
Union County School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $11,554 $10,864
Union County School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $9,427 $10,591
Union County 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 Cuthbertson High School (2.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Cuthbertson Middle School (2.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Weddington Elementary School (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • MatthewsWeddington Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 726 students
    0.4 miles
    3927 Twelve Mile Creek Rd
    MatthewsNC 28104
    (704)849-7238
    0.4PK-5726
  • WaxhawCuthbertson High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1441 students
    2.5 miles
    1400 Cuthbertson Rd
    WaxhawNC 28173
    (704)296-0105
    2.59-121441
  • MatthewsWeddington High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1434 students
    2.5 miles
    4901 Monroeweddington Rd
    MatthewsNC 28104
    (704)708-5530
    2.59-121434
  • WaxhawCuthbertson Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 1338 students
    2.7 miles
    1520 Cuthbertson Rd
    WaxhawNC 28173
    (704)296-0107
    2.76-81338
  • MatthewsAntioch Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 839 students
    3 miles
    3101 Antioch Church Rd
    MatthewsNC 28104
    (704)841-2505
    3KG-5839

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