Weddington Middle School

  • Weddington Middle School serves 997 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the NC average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is less than the state average of 50%.
  • Weddington Middle School operates within the Union County School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 997 students has declined by 8% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 56 teachers has declined by 9% over five years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2013)
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students997 students
Weddington Middle School Total Students (1999-2015)
Gender %Weddington Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers56 teachers
Weddington Middle School Total Teachers (2001-2015)
Students by GradeWeddington Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
Weddington Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (2001-2015)
Asian
5%
3%
Weddington Middle School Asian Students (2001-2015)
Hispanic
3%
16%
Weddington Middle School Black Students (1999-2015)
Black
7%
26%
Weddington Middle School Black Students (1999-2015)
White
84%
50%
Weddington Middle School White Students (1999-2015)
Two or more races
1%
4%
Weddington Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsWeddington Middle School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNC 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.
0.290.66
Weddington Middle School Diversity Score (1999-2015)
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.
5%
52%
Weddington Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2015)
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.
1%
5%
Weddington Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2015)

District Comparison

  • Union County School District's student population of 41,650 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,195 is higher than the state average of $10,864. The district revenue/student has grown by 38% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,134 is less than the state average of $10,591. The district spending/student has grown by 5% over four years.
School District NameUnion County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
52
1
Number of Students Managed41,650912
Union County School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$455 MM$18 MM
Union County School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$371 MM$18 MM
Union County School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$11,195$10,864
Union County School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$9,134$10,591
Union County School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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    2.5 miles
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    Grades: 9-12 | 1342 students
    2.5 miles
    4901 Monroe-weddington Road
    MatthewsNC 28104
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