Lingerfeldt Elementary School

Lingerfeldt Elementary School serves 455 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the NC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 73% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 49%.
Lingerfeldt Elementary School operates within the Gaston County s School District.

School Overview

The student population of 455 students has declined by 23% over five years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 455 students
Lingerfeldt Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Lingerfeldt Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 34 teachers
Lingerfeldt Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Lingerfeldt Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.63 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 13:1 16:1
Lingerfeldt Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
16%
15%
Lingerfeldt Elementary School Black Students (1994-2014)
Black
53%
26%
Lingerfeldt Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
27%
51%
Lingerfeldt Elementary School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
4%
4%
Lingerfeldt 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.
0.63 0.65
Lingerfeldt 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.
91%
47%
Lingerfeldt Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
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.
7%
7%
Lingerfeldt Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Gaston County s School District's student population of 31,256 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $9,010 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has grown by 15% over four years.
School District Name Gaston County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
56
1
Number of Students Managed 31,256 834
Gaston County s School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $292 MM n/a
Gaston County s School District District Total Revenue (1992-2010)
District Spending $282 MM n/a
Gaston County s School District District Spending (1992-2010)
District Revenue / Student $9,010 n/a
Gaston County s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $8,703 n/a
Gaston 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 Hunter Huss High School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Southwest Middle School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Pleasant Ridge Elementary School (1 miles away)
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    Grades: 9-12 | 1061 students
    0.8 miles
    1518 Edgefield Ave
    GastoniaNC 28052
    (704)866-6610
    0.89-121061
  • GastoniaPleasant Ridge Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 256 students
    1 miles
    937 South Miller St
    GastoniaNC 28052
    (704)866-6096
    1PK-5256
  • GastoniaSouthwest Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 819 students
    1 miles
    1 Rdrunner Dr
    GastoniaNC 28052
    (704)866-6290
    16-8819
  • GastoniaYork Chester Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 406 students
    1.1 miles
    601 South Clay St
    GastoniaNC 28052
    (704)866-6297
    1.16-8406
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    Grades: PK-5 | 576 students
    1.3 miles
    200 Davis Park Rd
    GastoniaNC 28052
    (704)866-6618
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