Weddington High School



Weddington High School Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Weddington High School Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 340
10 289
11 378
12 330

Weddington High School is a public high school of the Union County Public Schools located in Matthews, NC. It has 1,337 students in grades 9th through 12th. Weddington High School is the 128th largest public high school in North Carolina and the 4,090th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 19.9 to 1.

Total Students: 1,337
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 19.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 67.24

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Weddington High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 731
(55%)
6,907
(51%)
 Female 606
(45%)
6,595
(49%)

Weddington High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 1,109
(83%)
9,206
(68%)
 Black 77
(6%)
1,794
(13%)
 Asian 65
(5%)
317
(2%)
 Hispanic 62
(5%)
1,826
(14%)
 Two or More 21
(2%)
321
(2%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
33
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
5
(0%)

Weddington High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 1,263
(94%)
9,706
(72%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 63
(5%)
3,202
(24%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 11
(1%)
594
(4%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Weddington High School is ranked 530th out of 646 ranked schools in North Carolina, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Weddington High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (5.5%) is significantly lower than the state average of 48.8%. This may indicate that the area has a lower level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Weddington High School Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1888
2006 2057
2007 1472
2008 1453
2009 1232
2010 1243
2011 1331
2012 1366
2013 1434
2014 1342
2015 1337

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 24.8
2006 19.2
2007 17.5
2008 17.4
2009 19.1
2010 19.7
2011 20.6
2012 19
2013 20.1
2014 19.4
2015 19.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.036546610169492
2006 0.041808458920758
2007
2008
2009 0.093344155844156
2010 0.098954143201931
2011 0.094665664913599
2012 0.078330893118594
2013 0.071827057182706
2014 0.073770491803279
2015 0.055347793567689

Compare Weddington High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,497.0% 15.0:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
1,990.0% 19.9:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 5.5%
 
National Average 48.3%
 
State Average 48.8%
 

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Public 09 - 12 1,337 19.9:1  
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