Waccamaw Elementary School

  • Waccamaw Elementary School serves 561 students in grades KG - 8.
  • 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
Waccamaw Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Waccamaw Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 38 teachers
Waccamaw Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Waccamaw Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • 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 n/a 16:1
Waccamaw Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Waccamaw Elementary School American Indian Students (2006-2013)
Asian
n/a
3%
Waccamaw Elementary School Asian Students (2005-2011)
Hispanic
18%
16%
Waccamaw Elementary School Black Students (1991-2015)
Black
13%
26%
Waccamaw Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
68%
50%
Waccamaw Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Waccamaw Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
1%
4%
Waccamaw Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2013-2015)
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
Waccamaw 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.
n/a n/a
Waccamaw Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2014)
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 n/a
Waccamaw Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

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 $9,517 in this district is less than the state average of $15,636. The district revenue/student has declined by 34% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,343 is less than the state average of $15,099. The district spending/student has declined by 8% over four years.
School District Name Brunswick County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
19
1
Number of Students Managed 12,534 912
Brunswick County s School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue $118 MM $14 MM
Brunswick County s School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $116 MM $14 MM
Brunswick County s School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $9,517 $15,636
Brunswick County s School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $9,343 $15,099
Brunswick County s School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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