Wake Forest Elementary School

  • Wake Forest Elementary School serves 568 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the NC average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 50%.
  • Wake Forest Elementary School operates within the Wake County s School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 568 students has declined by 13% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 38 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 568 students
Wake Forest Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Wake Forest Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 38 teachers
Wake Forest Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Wake Forest Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.62 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 15:1 16:1
Wake Forest Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
American Indian
1%
1%
Wake Forest Elementary School American Indian Students (1999-2015)
Asian
1%
3%
Wake Forest Elementary School Asian Students (1995-2015)
Hispanic
11%
16%
Wake Forest Elementary School Black Students (1990-2015)
Black
27%
26%
Wake Forest Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
55%
50%
Wake Forest Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Wake Forest Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
5%
4%
Wake Forest Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Wake Forest 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.
0.62 0.45
Wake Forest 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.
35%
52%
Wake Forest Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2015)
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.
4%
5%
Wake Forest Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Wake County s School District's student population of 155,820 students has grown by 5% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,462 in this district is less than the state average of $11,110. The district revenue/student has declined by 32% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,192 is less than the state average of $11,529. The district spending/student has declined by 20% over four years.
School District Name Wake County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
172
1
Number of Students Managed 155,820 912
Wake County s School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $1,453 MM $10 MM
Wake County s School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $1,411 MM $11 MM
Wake County s School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,462 $11,110
Wake County s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,192 $11,529
Wake 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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