Wahl Coates Elementary School

  • Wahl Coates Elementary School serves 436 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the NC average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 81% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 50%.
  • Wahl Coates Elementary School operates within the Pitt County s School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 436 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has grown by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 436 students
Wahl Coates Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Wahl Coates Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 36 teachers
Wahl Coates Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Wahl Coates Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.50 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 16:1
Wahl Coates Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Wahl Coates Elementary School American Indian Students (1995-2007)
Asian
1%
3%
Wahl Coates Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
8%
16%
Wahl Coates Elementary School Black Students (1997-2015)
Black
68%
26%
Wahl Coates Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
19%
50%
Wahl Coates Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Wahl Coates Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
4%
4%
Wahl Coates Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Wahl Coates Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NC All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.50 0.45
Wahl Coates 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.
72%
52%
Wahl Coates Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2015)
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.
3%
5%
Wahl Coates Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Pitt County s School District's student population of 24,305 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,907 in this district is less than the state average of $11,110. The district revenue/student has declined by 5% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,713 is less than the state average of $11,529. The district spending/student has declined by 7% over four years.
School District Name Pitt County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
37
1
Number of Students Managed 24,305 912
Pitt County s School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $210 MM $10 MM
Pitt County s School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $206 MM $11 MM
Pitt County s School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $8,907 $11,110
Pitt County s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $8,713 $11,529
Pitt County s School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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5  11/11/2011
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