Waccamaw Elementary School

  • Waccamaw Elementary School serves 561 students in grades KG-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the NC average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 50%.
  • Waccamaw Elementary School operates within the Brunswick County s School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 561 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 38 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-8
Total Students 561 students
Gender %
Total Classroom Teachers 38 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.49 is less than the state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 16:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
18%
16%
Black
13%
26%
White
68%
50%
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.49 0.66
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.
99%
52%
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%

District Comparison

  • Brunswick County s School District's student population of 12,534 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,501 in this district is less than the state average of $11,110. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,084 is less than the state average of $11,529. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Brunswick County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
19
1
Number of Students Managed 12,534 912
District Total Revenue $130 MM $10 MM
District Spending $125 MM $11 MM
District Revenue / Student $10,501 $11,110
District Spending / Student $10,084 $11,529
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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