Hardin Park Elementary School

Hardin Park Elementary School serves 754 students in grades PK - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the NC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 49%.
Hardin Park Elementary School operates within the Watauga County s School District.

School Overview

The student population of 754 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 64 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 754 students
Hardin Park Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Hardin Park Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 64 teachers
Hardin Park Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Hardin Park Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 10:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.44 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 12:1 16:1
Hardin Park Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Asian
3%
3%
Hardin Park Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2014)
Hispanic
17%
15%
Hardin Park Elementary School Black Students (1991-2014)
Black
3%
26%
Hardin Park Elementary School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
73%
51%
Hardin Park Elementary School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
4%
4%
Hardin Park Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Hardin Park Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NC All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.44 0.45
Hardin Park Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
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.
35%
47%
Hardin Park Elementary School 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.
4%
7%
Hardin Park Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,325 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $11,506 is higher than the state average of $10,864. The district revenue/student has grown by 24% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,999 is higher than the state average of $10,591. The district spending/student has grown by 25% over four years.
School District Name Watauga County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
1
Number of Students Managed 4,325 1,120
Watauga County s School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $52 MM $18 MM
Watauga County s School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $50 MM $18 MM
Watauga County s School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $11,506 $10,864
Watauga County s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $10,999 $10,591
Watauga 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 Watauga High School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Grandfather Academy (14.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Two Rivers Community School (2.5 miles away)
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  • BooneWatauga High School
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    1.7 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 1360 students300 Go Pioneers Dr
    BooneNC 28607
    (828)264-2407
    1.79-121360
  • BooneTwo Rivers Community School
    Charter School
    2.5 miles | Grades: KG-8 | 187 students1018 Archie Carroll Rd
    BooneNC 28607
    (828)262-5411
    2.5KG-8187
  • BooneGreen Valley Elementary School
    3.9 miles | Grades: PK-8 | 362 students189 Big Hill Rd
    BooneNC 28607
    (828)264-3606
    3.9PK-8362
  • BooneParkway Elementary School
    5.4 miles | Grades: PK-8 | 509 students160 Parkway School Dr
    BooneNC 28607
    (828)264-3032
    5.4PK-8509
  • VilasCove Creek Elementary School
    5.9 miles | Grades: PK-8 | 286 students930 Vanderpool Rd
    VilasNC 28692
    (828)297-2781
    5.9PK-8286

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