East Wilkes Middle School

2202 Macedonia Church Road
Ronda, NC 28670
(School attendance zone shown in map)
7/
10
Top 50%
Serving 393 students in grades 6-8, East Wilkes Middle School ranks in the top 50% of all schools in North Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 54% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 51%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 58% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 50%).
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the North Carolina state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 55% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 393 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 13%
  • : Top 50% in NC
  • : 54% (Top 50%)
  • : 58% (Top 30%)
  • : 85-89% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NC Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

East Wilkes Middle School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in North Carolina for:

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Attribute

School Overview

East Wilkes Middle School's student population of 393 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-8
Total Students
393 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
25 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

East Wilkes Middle School ranks within the top 50% of all 2,617 schools in North Carolina (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of East Wilkes Middle School is 0.24, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (NC)
#932 out of 2617 schools
(Top 50%)
This chart displays the overall school rank of East Wilkes Middle School, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
54%
51%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of East Wilkes Middle 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 2021-22 school year data.
58%
50%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of East Wilkes Middle 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 2021-22 school year data.
85-89%
63%
This chart displays the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of East Wilkes Middle School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
14:1
This chart displays the student teacher ratio of East Wilkes Middle School and the public school average student teacher ratio of North Carolina by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
7%
20%
This chart displays the percentage of Hispanic students in East Wilkes Middle School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
2%
25%
This chart displays the percentage of Black students in East Wilkes Middle School and the percentage of Black public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
White
87%
45%
This chart displays the percentage of White students in East Wilkes Middle School and the percentage of White public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
5%
This chart displays the percentage of students of two or more races in East Wilkes Middle School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in East Wilkes Middle School.
This chart displays the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in North Carolina.
0.24
This chart displays the diversity score of East Wilkes Middle School and the public school average diversity score of North Carolina by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
47%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in East Wilkes Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
10%
7%
This chart displays the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in East Wilkes Middle School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NC Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is East Wilkes Middle School's ranking?
East Wilkes Middle School is ranked #932 out of 2,617 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in North Carolina.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
54% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 51% NC state average), while 58% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 50% NC state average).
How many students attend East Wilkes Middle School?
393 students attend East Wilkes Middle School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
87% of East Wilkes Middle School students are White, 7% of students are Hispanic, 4% of students are Two or more races, and 2% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of East Wilkes Middle School?
East Wilkes Middle School has a student ration of 16:1, which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 14:1.
What grades does East Wilkes Middle School offer ?
East Wilkes Middle School offers enrollment in grades 6-8
What school district is East Wilkes Middle School part of?
East Wilkes Middle School is part of Wilkes County Schools School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 6-8
  • Enrollment: 393 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 13%
  • : Top 50%
  • : 54% (Top 50%)
  • : 58% (Top 30%)
  • : 85-89% (Top 10%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NC Dept. of Education

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