Cape Hatteras Elementary School

Cape Hatteras Elementary School serves 302 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the NC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 49%.
Cape Hatteras Elementary School operates within the Dare County s School District.

School Overview

The student population of 302 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 302 students
Cape Hatteras Elementary School Total Students (1998-2014)
Gender % Cape Hatteras Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
Cape Hatteras Elementary School Total Teachers (1998-2014)
Students by Grade Cape Hatteras Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.36 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 16:1
Cape Hatteras Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1999-2014)
Hispanic
19%
15%
Cape Hatteras Elementary School Black Students (2000-2014)
White
78%
51%
Cape Hatteras Elementary School White Students (1998-2014)
Two or more races
3%
4%
Cape Hatteras Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.36 0.45
Cape Hatteras Elementary School Diversity Score (1998-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
46%
47%
Cape Hatteras Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2000-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
10%
7%
Cape Hatteras Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Dare County s School District's student population of 5,023 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $13,619 is higher than the state average of $10,864. The district revenue/student has grown by 25% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $12,114 is higher than the state average of $10,591. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Dare County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
1
Number of Students Managed 5,023 1,120
Dare County s School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $68 MM $18 MM
Dare County s School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $60 MM $18 MM
Dare County s School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $13,619 $10,864
Dare County s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $12,114 $10,591
Dare County s School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Cape Hatteras Secondary School (1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Cape Hatteras Secondary School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cape Hatteras Secondary School (1 miles away)
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  • BuxtonCape Hatteras Secondary School
    Grades: 6-12 | 294 students
    1 miles
    48576 Hwy 12
    BuxtonNC 27920
    (252)995-5730
    16-12294
  • OcracokeOcracoke School
    Grades: PK-12 | 153 students
    25.6 miles
    120 Schoolhouse Rd
    OcracokeNC 27960
    (252)928-3251
    25.6PK-12153
  • SwanquarterMattamuskeet Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 193 students
    39.6 miles
    60 Juniper Bay Rd
    SwanquarterNC 27885
    (252)926-0240
    39.6PK-5193
  • SwanquarterMattamuskeet Early College High School
    Grades: 6-12 | 239 students
    39.8 miles
    20392 Hwy Us 264
    SwanquarterNC 27885
    (252)926-0221
    39.86-12239
  • ManteoDare County Alternative SchoolAlternative School
    Grades: 7-12 | 29 students
    44 miles
    205 North Hwy 64/264
    ManteoNC 27954
    (252)473-3141
    447-1229

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