Alexander Wilson Elementary School

  • Alexander Wilson Elementary School serves 587 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 58% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 48% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 39% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 51%.

School Overview

  • Alexander Wilson Elementary School's student population of 587 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students587 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Alexander Wilson Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Alexander Wilson Elementary School is 0.56, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NC)
Overall School Rank#1028 out of 2,538 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Alexander Wilson Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Alexander Wilson Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
24%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Alexander Wilson Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
10%
26%
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White
61%
49%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Alexander Wilson Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Alexander Wilson Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NC.
Diversity Score0.560.46
This chart display the diversity score of Alexander Wilson Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
41%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Alexander Wilson Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Alexander Wilson Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAlamance-Burlington s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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