Fred L Wilson Elementary School

1401 Pine Street
Kannapolis, NC 28081
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
4/
10
Bottom 50%
Fred L Wilson Elementary School serves 353 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Fred L Wilson Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in North Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40-44% (which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 48%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 25-29% (which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the North Carolina state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 52% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

Fred L Wilson Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in North Carolina for:

School Overview

Fred L Wilson Elementary School's student population of 353 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 17% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students353 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

Fred L Wilson Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,561 schools in North Carolina (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Fred L Wilson Elementary School is 0.68, which is equal to the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NC)
Overall Testing Rank
#1767 out of 2561 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-44%
48%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
25-29%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
43%
18%
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Black
20%
25%
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White
31%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.680.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
98%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (14-15)
15%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKannapolis City Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Fred L Wilson Elementary School is A L Brown High School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Kannapolis Middle School (2.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Gw Carver Elementary School (1.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Kannapolis A L Brown High School Math: ≤1% | Reading: 24%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,637 student
    1.5 miles
    415 E 1st Street
    Kannapolis, NC 28083
    (704) 932-6125
    1.5 9-12 1,637
  • Kannapolis Gw Carver Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 27% | Reading: 26%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 540 students
    1.6 miles
    525 East C St
    Kannapolis, NC 28083
    (704) 932-4102
    1.6 K-5 540
  • Kannapolis Shady Brook Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 360 students
    1.6 miles
    903 Rogers Lake Road
    Kannapolis, NC 28081
    (704) 933-2434
    1.6 K-5 360
  • Kannapolis Woodrow Wilson Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 377 students
    1.7 miles
    800 N Walnut Street
    Kannapolis, NC 28081
    (704) 933-2935
    1.7 PK-5 377
  • Kannapolis Kannapolis Middle School Math: 24% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 1,198 student
    2.0 miles
    1445 Oakwood Avenue
    Kannapolis, NC 28081
    (704) 932-4102
    2 6-8 1,198

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