Alderman Road Elementary School

Alderman Road Elementary School serves 641 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the NC average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Alderman Road Elementary School operates within the Cumberland County s School District.

Overview

The student population of 641 students has declined by 18% over five years.
The teacher population of 49 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 641 students
Alderman Road Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 44% Male / 56%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 49 teachers
Alderman Road Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Alderman Road Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same 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 13:1 14:1
Alderman Road Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
American Indian
4%
1%
Alderman Road Elementary School American Indian Students (1988-2013)
Asian
1%
3%
Alderman Road Elementary School Asian Students (2006-2013)
Hispanic
14%
14%
Alderman Road Elementary School Black Students (1995-2013)
Black
26%
27%
Alderman Road Elementary School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
46%
52%
Alderman Road Elementary School White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
9%
3%
Alderman Road Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Alderman Road 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.
0.70 0.45
Alderman Road Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
59%
47%
Alderman Road Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2013)
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.
6%
7%
Alderman Road Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 52,725 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $8,738 is less than the state average of $11,105. The district revenue/student has grown by 24% over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,317 is less than the state average of $10,880. The district spending/student has grown by 28% over four years.
School District Name Cumberland County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
88
1
Number of Students Managed 52,725 1,330
Cumberland County s School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $474 MM $19 MM
Cumberland County s School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $506 MM $18 MM
Cumberland County s School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,738 $11,105
Cumberland County s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,317 $10,880
Cumberland County s School District District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Gray's Creek High School (3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Gray's Creek Middle School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Gray's Creek Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Hope MillsGray's Creek Elementary School
    2964 School Rd
    Hope MillsNC 28348
    (910)483-3352
    0.5 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 424 students                      
  • Hope MillsGray's Creek Middle School
    5151 Celebration Dr
    Hope MillsNC 28348
    (910)483-4124
    0.5 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 999 students                      
  • Hope MillsGray's Creek High School
    5301 Celebration Dr
    Hope MillsNC 28348
    (910)424-8589
    3 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 1234 students                      
  • Hope MillsGallberry Farm Elementary School
    8019 Byerly Dr
    Hope MillsNC 28348
    (910)424-1490
    3.4 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 843 students                      
  • Tar HeelPlain View Primary
    1963 Chicken Foot Rd
    Tar HeelNC 28392
    (910)862-2371
    5.2 mi | Gr. PK-4 | 187 students                      

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