West Wilkes Middle School

1677 North Nc Hwy 16

Wilkesboro, NC 28697

Tel: (336)651-4381
Grades 6-8
651 students
West Wilkes Middle School serves 651 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the NC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 49%.
West Wilkes Middle School operates within the Wilkes County s School District.

School Overview

The student population of 651 students has grown by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 651 students
West Wilkes Middle School Total Students (2003-2014)
Gender % West Wilkes Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 37 teachers
West Wilkes Middle School Total Teachers (2003-2014)
Students by Grade West Wilkes Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.21 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 17:1 16:1
West Wilkes Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (2003-2014)
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.
0.21 0.45
West Wilkes Middle School Diversity Score (2003-2014)
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.
49%
47%
West Wilkes Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2003-2014)
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.
9%
7%
West Wilkes Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 9,863 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $8,954 is less than the state average of $10,864. The district revenue/student has grown by 11% over four years.
The district spending/student of $8,857 is less than the state average of $10,591. The district spending/student has grown by 14% over four years.
School District Name Wilkes County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
22
1
Number of Students Managed 9,863 1,120
Wilkes County s School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $93 MM $18 MM
Wilkes County s School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $92 MM $18 MM
Wilkes County s School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $8,954 $10,864
Wilkes County s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $8,857 $10,591
Wilkes County s School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
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 West Wilkes High School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Nc State Learning Academy- Alexander (6.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Millers Creek Elementary School (2.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Millers CreekWest Wilkes High School
    1.4 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 681 students6598 Boone Trail
    Millers CreekNC 28651
    (336)973-4503
    1.49-12681
  • Millers CreekMillers Creek Elementary School
    2.8 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 809 students4320 North Nc Hwy 16
    Millers CreekNC 28651
    (336)903-6000
    2.8PK-5809
  • WilkesboroWilkes Early College High School
    4.2 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 222 students1328 South Collegiate Dr
    WilkesboroNC 28697
    (336)838-6247
    4.29-12222
  • WilkesboroWilkesboro Elementary School
    4.3 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 384 students1248 School St
    WilkesboroNC 28697
    (336)838-4261
    4.3PK-5384
  • North WilkesboroNorth Wilkesboro Elementary School
    5.6 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 303 students200 Flint Hill Rd
    North WilkesboroNC 28659
    (336)838-2872
    5.6PK-5303

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