Clarkton School Of Discovery

Clarkton School Of Discovery serves 302 students in grades 6 - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the NC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 49%.
Clarkton School Of Discovery operates within the Bladen County s School District.

School Overview

The student population of 302 students has declined by 14% over five years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 302 students
Clarkton School Of Discovery Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Clarkton School Of Discovery Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 17 teachers
Clarkton School Of Discovery Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Clarkton School Of Discovery Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.60 is less than the state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 16:1
Clarkton School Of Discovery Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
9%
15%
Clarkton School Of Discovery Black Students (1993-2014)
Black
34%
26%
Clarkton School Of Discovery Black Students (1990-2014)
White
53%
51%
Clarkton School Of Discovery White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
4%
4%
Clarkton School Of Discovery 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.
0.60 0.65
Clarkton School Of Discovery Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
51%
47%
Clarkton School Of Discovery Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2014)
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.
6%
7%
Clarkton School Of Discovery Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Bladen County s School District's student population of 4,725 students has decreased by 11% over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,622 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has grown by 6% over four years.
School District Name Bladen County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
13
1
Number of Students Managed 4,725 834
Bladen County s School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $52 MM n/a
Bladen County s School District District Total Revenue (1992-2010)
District Spending $53 MM n/a
Bladen County s School District District Spending (1992-2010)
District Revenue / Student $9,622 n/a
Bladen County s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $9,895 n/a
Bladen County s School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
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 East Bladen High School (8.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Elizabethtown Middle School (8.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is B T Washington Primary (0.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • ClarktonB T Washington Primary
    Grades: PK-5 | 198 students
    0.9 miles
    66 Booker T Washington Rd
    ClarktonNC 28433
    (910)647-4161
    0.9PK-5198
  • BladenboroBladenboro Primary
    Grades: PK-4 | 411 students
    8.3 miles
    312 Old Whiteville Rd
    BladenboroNC 28320
    (910)863-3387
    8.3PK-4411
  • ElizabethtownElizabethtown Middle School
    Grades: 5-8 | 376 students
    8.5 miles
    1496 Hwy 701 South
    ElizabethtownNC 28337
    (910)862-4071
    8.55-8376
  • BladenboroBladenboro Middle School
    Grades: 5-8 | 374 students
    8.6 miles
    910 South Main St
    BladenboroNC 28320
    (910)863-3232
    8.65-8374
  • ElizabethtownEast Bladen High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 653 students
    8.9 miles
    5600 Nc Hwy 87 East
    ElizabethtownNC 28337
    (910)645-2500
    8.99-12653

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