Fast Facts

  • Weddington Elementary - About Our School

     

    Vision: EMPOWER, STRIVE, SUCCEED, EXCEL

     

    Mission:  We will empower our students to be life-long learners and 21st century scholars by striving to provide rigorous learning opportunities. This will enable our students to succeed in the classroom and excel to their greatest potential.

    Honor School of Excellence: 2003-04, 2004-05, 2005-06, 2006-07, 2007-08, 2008-09, 2009-10, 2010-2011, 2011-2012

    School of Excellence:  1997-98, 1998-99, 1999-00, 2000-01, 2001-02, 2002-03

    UCPS International School: 2010-2011, 2013-2014

    NC Report Card: Grade A: 2013-2014, Grade A: 2014-2015, Grade A+: 2015-2016

    Current Enrollment: 870

    Classroom teachers: 37, Dual-Language Spanish teachers: 4, AIG teachers: 

    Specials: Art, PE, Music, Computer, 21st Century ( Guidance, Global, Media)

    School Colors:  Blue and Green

    School Mascot:  Wildcat

    Programs: Global Program (Dual-Language Spanish Classrooms), Terrific Kids, Principal Awards, Lunch Bunch Groups, Positive Behavior Program (PAWS), Student Council, Afterschool Program, PreK Program

    Clubs:  Battle of the Books (2016 county winner), Chess, Cooking, Drama, Science, Math, Computer, Tennis, Girls on the Run, Golf, Fitness, Art, Music, Craft, Nature, Dance, Spanish and Student Council.

    Committees: Technology, Site-Based, Principal Advisory Committee, Global, Social, Intervention Team, Dual Language Immersion Program Committee and over 15 PTO fundraising and school support committees.