Peachtree Elementary School

Peachtree Elementary School serves 130 students in grades PK - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the NC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 6% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 49%.
Peachtree Elementary School operates within the Cherokee County s School District.

School Overview

The student population of 130 students has declined by 19% over five years.
The teacher population of 12 teachers has declined by 20% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 130 students
Peachtree Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Peachtree Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 12 teachers
Peachtree Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Peachtree Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.11 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 11:1 16:1
Peachtree Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
6%
15%
Peachtree Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
94%
51%
Peachtree Elementary School White Students (1990-2014)
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.
0.11 0.45
Peachtree 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.
66%
47%
Peachtree 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.
13%
7%
Peachtree Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Cherokee County s School District's student population of 3,326 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,338 in this district is less than the state average of $10,864. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $10,040 is less than the state average of $10,591. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Cherokee County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
14
1
Number of Students Managed 3,326 1,120
Cherokee County s School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $38 MM $18 MM
Cherokee County s School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $37 MM $18 MM
Cherokee County s School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,338 $10,864
Cherokee County s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,040 $10,591
Cherokee 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 Murphy High School (4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Murphy Middle School (3.9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is The Learning Center (4.3 miles away)
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