Williams Township Elementary School

10400 James B White Hwy

Whiteville, NC 28472-9519

Tel: (910)653-3791
Grades PK-8
692 students
Williams Township Elementary School serves 692 students in grades PK - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the NC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 49%.
Williams Township Elementary School operates within the Columbus County s School District.

School Overview

The student population of 692 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 41 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 692 students
Williams Township Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Williams Township Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 41 teachers
Williams Township Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Williams Township Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.27 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
Williams Township Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
American Indian
1%
1%
Williams Township Elementary School American Indian Students (1995-2014)
Hispanic
4%
15%
Williams Township Elementary School Black Students (1998-2014)
Black
10%
26%
Williams Township Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
85%
51%
Williams Township Elementary School White Students (1990-2014)
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.
0.27 0.45
Williams Township 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.
56%
47%
Williams Township Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2014)
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.
8%
7%
Williams Township Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

Columbus County s School District's student population of 6,102 students has decreased by 10% over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,367 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 $9,228 is less than the state average of $10,591. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Columbus County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
19
1
Number of Students Managed 6,102 1,120
Columbus County s School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $65 MM $18 MM
Columbus County s School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $64 MM $18 MM
Columbus County s School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,367 $10,864
Columbus County s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,228 $10,591
Columbus 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 South Columbus High School (2.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Tabor City Middle School (7.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Tabor City Elementary School (6.7 miles away)
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  • Tabor CitySouth Columbus High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 765 students
    2.9 miles
    40 Stallion Dr
    Tabor CityNC 28463
    (910)653-4073
    2.99-12765
  • Tabor CityTabor City Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 403 students
    6.7 miles
    203 Stake Rd
    Tabor CityNC 28463
    (910)653-3618
    6.7PK-5403
  • Tabor CityTabor City Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 229 students
    7.5 miles
    701 West Sixth St
    Tabor CityNC 28463
    (910)653-3637
    7.56-8229
  • NakinaNakina Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 230 students
    8.9 miles
    9822 Seven Creeks Hwy
    NakinaNC 28455
    (910)642-8301
    8.96-8230
  • WhitevilleOld Dock Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 251 students
    9 miles
    12489 New Britton Hwy
    WhitevilleNC 28472
    (910)642-2084
    9PK-5251

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