Cumberland Mills Elementary School

Cumberland Mills Elementary School serves 671 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the NC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 49%.
Cumberland Mills Elementary School operates within the Cumberland County s School District.

School Overview

The student population of 671 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 43 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 671 students
Cumberland Mills Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Cumberland Mills Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 43 teachers
Cumberland Mills Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Cumberland Mills Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.70 is more 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 16:1 16:1
Cumberland Mills Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
American Indian
2%
1%
Cumberland Mills Elementary School American Indian Students (1990-2014)
Hispanic
17%
15%
Cumberland Mills Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
Black
43%
26%
Cumberland Mills Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
28%
51%
Cumberland Mills Elementary School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
10%
4%
Cumberland Mills 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.
0.70 0.45
Cumberland Mills Elementary School 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.
63%
47%
Cumberland Mills Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2014)
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.
13%
7%
Cumberland Mills Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

Cumberland County s School District's student population of 51,471 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,023 in this district is less than the state average of $10,864. The district revenue/student has grown by 19% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $9,619 is less than the state average of $10,591. The district spending/student has grown by 7% over four years.
School District Name Cumberland County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
88
1
Number of Students Managed 51,471 1,120
Cumberland County s School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $532 MM $18 MM
Cumberland County s School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $510 MM $18 MM
Cumberland County s School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,023 $10,864
Cumberland County s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,619 $10,591
Cumberland 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 Douglas Byrd High School (2.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is John R Griffin Middle School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sherwood Park Elementary School (1.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • FayettevilleSherwood Park Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 417 students
    1.1 miles
    2115 Hope Mills Rd
    FayettevilleNC 28304
    (910)424-4797
    1.1PK-5417
  • FayettevilleJohn R Griffin Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 963 students
    1.2 miles
    5551 Fisher Rd
    FayettevilleNC 28304
    (910)424-7678
    1.26-8963
  • FayettevilleE Melvin Honeycutt Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 746 students
    1.6 miles
    4665 Lakewood Dr
    FayettevilleNC 28306
    (910)426-2020
    1.6KG-5746
  • Hope MillsC Wayne Collier Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 556 students
    2.1 miles
    3522 Sturbridge Dr
    Hope MillsNC 28348
    (910)424-7200
    2.1PK-5556
  • FayettevilleJ W Coon Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 237 students
    2.1 miles
    913 Hope Mills Rd
    FayettevilleNC 28304
    (910)425-6141
    2.1PK-5237

School Reviews

I feel like the school as a whole is good, but some of the teachers there are just that.... THERE!, and nothing more. My sons teacher this year was a buz kill. If he went down a grade she always made a negative comment, but when my son made a 100 average in a subject she never said a word of encouragement.Never ever ever not on one report card. She wasn't in my opinion a teacher that motivated her students, well I should say a select few she motivated because the other kids came home and talked about it. If you are going to play favorites at least be smart enough to hide it. Shame on you Ms. J. 4th grade teacher.
- Posted by Parent, 05/16/11
Discipline poor and homework excessive.
- Posted by Teacher, 11/09/09

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