Weldon Elementary Global Academy

  • Weldon Elementary Global Academy serves 379 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 20-24% (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 15-19% (which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 51%.

Top Placements

Weldon Elementary Global Academy places among the top 20% of public schools in North Carolina for:

School Overview

  • Weldon Elementary Global Academy's student population of 379 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students379 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Weldon Elementary Global Academy's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Weldon Elementary Global Academy is 0.08, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NC)
Overall School Rank#2340 out of 2,538 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Weldon Elementary Global Academy and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Weldon Elementary Global Academy and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
2%
17%
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Black
96%
26%
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White
2%
49%
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Two or more races
n/a
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Weldon Elementary Global Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NC.
Diversity Score0.080.46
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Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Weldon Elementary Global Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWeldon City s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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