Hominy Valley Elementary School

Hominy Valley Elementary School serves 477 students in grades KG - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the NC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 49%.
Hominy Valley Elementary School operates within the Buncombe County s School District.

School Overview

The student population of 477 students has declined by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 477 students
Hominy Valley Elementary School Total Students (2001-2014)
Gender % Hominy Valley Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 30 teachers
Hominy Valley Elementary School Total Teachers (2001-2014)
Students by Grade Hominy Valley Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 32:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.27 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 16:1 16:1
Hominy Valley Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (2001-2014)
Hispanic
11%
15%
Hominy Valley Elementary School Black Students (2001-2014)
Black
3%
26%
Hominy Valley Elementary School Black Students (2001-2014)
White
85%
51%
Hominy Valley Elementary School White Students (2001-2014)
Two or more races
1%
4%
Hominy Valley Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Hominy Valley 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.
0.27 0.45
Hominy Valley Elementary School Diversity Score (2001-2014)
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.
40%
47%
Hominy Valley Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2014)
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%
Hominy Valley Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 25,495 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,225 is less than the state average of $10,864. The district revenue/student has grown by 13% over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,209 is less than the state average of $10,591. The district spending/student has grown by 12% over four years.
School District Name Buncombe County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
43
1
Number of Students Managed 25,495 1,120
Buncombe County s School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $262 MM $18 MM
Buncombe County s School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $236 MM $18 MM
Buncombe County s School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $10,225 $10,864
Buncombe County s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $9,209 $10,591
Buncombe 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 Enka High School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Enka Middle School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sand Hill-venable Elementary School (2.1 miles away)
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    (828)670-5000
    0.19-121254
  • CandlerEnka Middle School
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    1.2 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 1014 students390 Asbury Rd
    CandlerNC 28715
    (828)670-5010
    1.26-81014
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    ArdenNC 28704
    (828)484-4385
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  • AshevilleSand Hill-venable Elementary School
    2.1 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 745 students154 Sand Hill School Rd
    AshevilleNC 28806
    (828)670-5028
    2.1KG-5745
  • CandlerCandler Elementary School
    2.2 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 609 students121 Candler School Rd
    CandlerNC 28715
    (828)670-5018
    2.2KG-5609

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