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
9 347
10 367
11 354
12 298

Weddington High School is a public high school of the Union County Public Schools located in Matthews, NC. It has 1,366 students in grades 9th through 12th. Weddington High School is the 103rd largest public high school in North Carolina and the 3,808th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 19.0 to 1.

Total Students: 1,366
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 19:1
Full Time Teachers: 71.82

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Weddington High School Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 712
(52%)
6,209
(51%)
 Female 654
(48%)
5,902
(49%)

Weddington High School Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 1,144
(84%)
8,496
(70%)
 Black 101
(7%)
1,742
(14%)
 Hispanic 57
(4%)
1,420
(12%)
 Asian 42
(3%)
206
(2%)
 Two or More 20
(1%)
217
(2%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
24
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
6
(0%)

Weddington High School Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 1,259
(92%)
8,479
(70%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 78
(6%)
2,952
(24%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 29
(2%)
680
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Weddington High School is ranked 439th out of 0 ranked schools in North Carolina, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Weddington High School students on free and reduced lunch assistance (7.8%) is significantly lower than the state average of 46.3%. 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

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

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

Compare Weddington High School to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,445.4% 14.5:1
 
1,617.4% 16.2:1
 
1,900.0% 19.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 7.8%
 
State Average 46.3%
 
National Average 46.8%
 

Top Nearby High Schools

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Weddington High School
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Public 09 - 12 1,366 19:1  
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Grace Academy
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Private KG - 12 346 13:1 6 miles
Omni Montessori School
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Private PK - 09 196 11:1 6 miles
Ardrey Kell High School
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Public 09 - 12 2,456 20.7:1 6 miles
South Providence
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Public 09 - 12 293 21.2:1 7 miles
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