Waxhaw Elementary School

1101 Old Providence Rd, Waxhaw, NC 28173 | (704) 843-2304
  • Grades: KG-5
  • Student Enrollment: 679
Rating
Not Available

5 out of 5 | 1 Review
Find Old Friends From Waxhaw Elementary School

Use the form below to search for alumni from Waxhaw Elementary School.

First Name:
Last Name:
Graduation Year
Powered by Classmates.com®

School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 679 elementary school students from grades KG-5
  • 2010 Overall School AYP Met Status: Yes
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Ms Cheryl Lawrence
  • Fax: (704) 843-4259
  • Website: wxes.ucps.k12.nc.us
Additional School Details
School Calendar Description: Traditional
School Schedule: Semester
Accreditation Status: Southern Association of Colleges
School District Details
  • Union County School District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $7,584
  • Graduation Rate: 73.8%
  • Dropout Rate: 3.2%
  • Students Per Teacher: 15.9
  • Enrolled Students: 39,021

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 679
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 39.5
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 17.2
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 340 (50.1%)
  • Females: 339 (49.9%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 63 (9.3%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 203 (29.9%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 266 (39.2%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Waxhaw Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian20.3%
Black9814.4%
Asian50.7%
Hispanic588.5%
White51676.0%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Waxhaw Elementary School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten233.4%
Kindergarten9514.0%
1st Grade12919.0%
2nd Grade11617.1%
3rd Grade9914.6%
4th Grade12117.8%
5th Grade9614.1%
Source: NC Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

School Ratings and Reviews

Overall Rating: 5

5
5 out of 5 | 1 Review
The Overall Rating is the school's average rating from parents, students, school faculty and staff. The highest rating is five apples and the lowest is one apple.

Share Your Review About This School

Rate This School
Suggested Topics for Reviews
  • Principal leadership and staff
  • Overall ranking and student achievement
  • Teacher involvement and guidance
  • Extracurricular activities and sports
  • Classroom, building and playground safety
  • School homework load appropriateness
Enter Your Review Below
Enter Your Email Below
Reviews Containing the Following Will Not Be Accepted
  • Offensive or innappropriate comments, including allegations of criminal behavior
  • Names of individuals (faculty, staff, teachers, or students)
I am a and Accept the Terms of Use

1 review for Waxhaw Elementary School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on October 18, 2008
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • Great familtfeel while being very professional

School Map and Similar Schools Nearby

Click to Activate Map of Nearby School Campuses
Private
Public
This School
Similar Schools Nearby
Western Union Elementary School
KG-5 | 455 Students | 2.4 miles away
Not Yet Rated
Kensington Elementary School
KG-5 | 718 Students | 3.0 miles away
Not Yet Rated
Sandy Ridge Elementary School
KG-5 | 846 Students | 5.2 miles away
Not Yet Rated
Weddington Elementary School
KG-5 | 674 Students | 6.0 miles away
Not Yet Rated
Rea View Elementary School
KG-5 | 828 Students | 6.9 miles away
Not Yet Rated
Marvin Elementary School
PK-5 | 681 Students | 6.9 miles away
Not Yet Rated
Wesley Chapel Elementary School
KG-5 | 528 Students | 6.9 miles away
Not Yet Rated
Prospect Elementary School
KG-5 | 524 Students | 8.0 miles away
Not Yet Rated
Rocky River Elementary School
PK-5 | 900 Students | 8.8 miles away
Not Yet Rated
Walter Bickett Elementary School
KG-5 | 634 Students | 9.4 miles away
Not Yet Rated

School Community Forum

Join a discussion about Waxhaw Elementary School and talk to others in the community including students, parents, teachers, and administrators.

Popular Discussion Topics
  • Admissions and Registration Questions (e.g. Dress Code and Discipline Policy)
  • School Calendar and Upcoming Events (e.g. Graduation)
  • After School Programs, Extracurricular Activities, and Athletics (e.g. Football)
  • News and Announcements (e.g. Yearbook and Class Supply List Details)
  • Graduate and Alumni Events (e.g. Organizing Class Reunions)
blog comments powered by Disqus
Navigation
Nearby Cities
Sponsored Links
K-12 Articles
Does Your Child's Teacher Make a Difference
School improvement is always in the news. Teachers demand smaller class sizes. The government calls...
Strategies to Help Kids Cope with Stress
Many parents believe that kids don't experience stress. Nothing could be further from the truth....
Teaching Children a Love of History
Parents and grandparents are responsible for teaching children a love of history. To begin, relate...