Wadesboro Elementary School

  • Wadesboro Elementary School serves 167 students in grades 4-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 10-14% (which is lower 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 20-24% (which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Wadesboro Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in North Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 52%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Wadesboro Elementary School's student population of 167 students has grown by 67% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 8 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 4-5
Total Students167 students
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Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Wadesboro Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,555 schools in North Carolina (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Wadesboro Elementary School is 0.39, which is less than 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 School Rank (16-17)#2418 out of 2555 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)10-14%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
2%
17%
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Black
77%
25%
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White
15%
48%
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score0.390.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
98%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Wadesboro Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAnson County Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school and middle school to Wadesboro Elementary School is Anson Academy (1.1 miles away)
  • The nearest elementary school is Wadesboro Primary (1.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Wadesboro Anson Academy Alternative School
    Grades: 7-12 | 78 students
    1.1 miles
    118 N. Ashe Street
    Wadesboro, NC 28170
    (704)694-7447
    1.1 7-12 78
  • Wadesboro Wadesboro Primary
    Grades: K-3 | 353 students
    1.6 miles
    1542 Hwy 52 S
    Wadesboro, NC 28170
    (704)694-4423
    1.6 K-3 353
  • Wadesboro Anson High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 774 students
    1.7 miles
    96 Anson High School Road
    Wadesboro, NC 28170
    (704)694-9301
    1.7 9-12 774
  • Wadesboro Anson Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 621 students
    1.9 miles
    832 Us Hwy 52 N
    Wadesboro, NC 28170
    (704)694-3945
    1.9 6-8 621
  • Lilesville Lilesville Elementary School
    Grades: K-6 | 270 students
    5.1 miles
    121 Camden Street
    Lilesville, NC 28091
    (704)848-4975
    5.1 K-6 270

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