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 7% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 56 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2013)
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 997 students
Weddington Middle School Total Students (1999-2015)
Gender % Weddington Middle School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 56 teachers
Weddington Middle School Total Teachers (2001-2015)
Students by Grade Weddington Middle School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.29 is less 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 18:1 16:1
Weddington Middle School Student Teacher Ratio (2002-2014)
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)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Weddington Middle School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
1%
4%
Weddington Middle School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
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.
0.29 0.45
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.
n/a n/a
Weddington Middle School Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2014)
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
Weddington Middle School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2014)

District Comparison

  • Union County School District's student population of 41,650 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,013 in this district is less than the state average of $15,636. The district revenue/student has declined by 30% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,233 is less than the state average of $15,099. The district spending/student has declined by 12% over four years.
School District Name Union County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
52
1
Number of Students Managed 41,650 912
Union County School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue $326 MM $14 MM
Union County School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $335 MM $14 MM
Union County School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $8,013 $15,636
Union County School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $8,233 $15,099
Union County 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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