Edgewood Elementary School

  • Edgewood Elementary School serves 480 students in grades 3-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 55% (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 15:1 is lower than the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 66% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 51%.

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School Overview

  • Edgewood Elementary School's student population of 480 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 3-5
Total Students480 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Edgewood Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Edgewood Elementary School is 0.67, 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#1145 out of 2,538 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
14%
17%
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Black
44%
26%
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White
34%
49%
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Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Edgewood Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NC.
Diversity Score0.670.46
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Eligible for Free Lunch
98%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Edgewood Elementary 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.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWhiteville City s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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  • Whiteville Central Middle School
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    0.8 miles
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  • Whiteville Whiteville Primary
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    0.9 miles
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  • Whiteville Columbus Charter School Charter School
    Grades: K-8 | 867 students
    1.1 miles
    35 Bacon's Way
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  • Whiteville North Whiteville Academy Alternative School
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    1.8 miles
    310 S Martin Luther King Jr Av
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