Wilson Preparatory Academy



Wilson Preparatory Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Wilson Preparatory Academy Students by Grade
PK 0
K 45
1 45
2 45
3 45
4 45
5 45
6 48
7 45
8 42
9 37
10 0
11 0
12 0

Wilson Preparatory Academy is a public high school of the Wilson Preparatory Academy located in Wilson, NC. It has 442 students in grades Kindergarten through 9th. Wilson Preparatory Academy is the 395th largest public high school in North Carolina and the 11,746th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 16.2 to 1.

Total Students: 442
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.2:1
Full Time Teachers: 27.32

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Wilson Preparatory Academy Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 226
(51%)
226
(51%)
 Female 216
(49%)
216
(49%)

Wilson Preparatory Academy Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 240
(54%)
240
(54%)
 Black 142
(32%)
142
(32%)
 Hispanic 27
(6%)
27
(6%)
 Two or More 21
(5%)
21
(5%)
 Asian 8
(2%)
8
(2%)
 American Indian 4
(1%)
4
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
0
(0%)

Wilson Preparatory Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 353
(80%)
353
(80%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 64
(14%)
64
(14%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 25
(6%)
25
(6%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Wilson Preparatory Academy is ranked 503rd out of 646 ranked schools in North Carolina, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Wilson Preparatory Academy students on free and reduced lunch assistance (20.1%) is 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.

Wilson Preparatory Academy Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2013 N/A
2014 359
2015 442

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2013 N/A
2014 17.1
2015 16.2

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2013
2014 0.29805013927577
2015 0.20135746606335

Compare Wilson Preparatory Academy to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,497.0% 15.0:1
 
1,620.0% 16.2:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 20.1%
 
National Average 48.3%
 
State Average 48.8%
 

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Public KG - 09 442 16.2:1  
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