Coker-wimberly Elementary School

  • Coker-wimberly Elementary School serves 368 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the NC average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 50%.
  • Coker-wimberly Elementary School operates within the Edgecombe County School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 368 students has declined by 25% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 368 students
Coker-wimberly Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Coker-wimberly Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
Coker-wimberly Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Coker-wimberly Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.50 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 14:1 16:1
Coker-wimberly Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Hispanic
24%
16%
Coker-wimberly Elementary School Black Students (1995-2015)
Black
66%
26%
Coker-wimberly Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
9%
50%
Coker-wimberly Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Coker-wimberly Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
1%
4%
Coker-wimberly Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2014-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Coker-wimberly Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NC All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.50 0.45
Coker-wimberly Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
95%
52%
Coker-wimberly Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2015)
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.
n/a
5%
Coker-wimberly Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

  • Edgecombe County School District's student population of 5,236 students has decreased by 29% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,727 in this district is less than the state average of $11,110. The district revenue/student has grown by 15% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,724 is less than the state average of $11,529. The district spending/student has grown by 16% over four years.
School District Name Edgecombe County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
12
1
Number of Students Managed 5,236 912
Edgecombe County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $59 MM $10 MM
Edgecombe County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $59 MM $11 MM
Edgecombe County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,727 $11,110
Edgecombe County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,724 $11,529
Edgecombe County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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