Holly Grove Elementary School

Holly Grove Elementary School serves 913 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the NC average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 48%.
Holly Grove Elementary School operates within the Wake County s School District.

Overview

The student population of 913 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 56 teachers has grown by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 913 students
Holly Grove Elementary School Total Students (2007-2012)
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 56 teachers
Holly Grove Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (2008-2012)
Students by Grade Holly Grove Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.43 is less than the state average of 0.89. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 15:1
Holly Grove Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (2008-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
2%
Holly Grove Elementary School Asian (2007-2012)
Hispanic
8%
13%
Holly Grove Elementary School Hispanic (2007-2012)
Black
11%
27%
Holly Grove Elementary School Black (2007-2012)
White
74%
52%
Holly Grove Elementary School White (2007-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Holly Grove Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Holly Grove Elementary School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.43 0.89
Holly Grove Elementary School Diversity Score (2007-2012)
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.
14%
45%
Holly Grove Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2007-2012)
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%
8%
Holly Grove Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2007-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 149,455 students has grown by 7% over five years.
School District Name Wake County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
165
4
Number of Students Managed 149,455 1,206
Wake County s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $1,945 MM n/a
Wake County s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $1,597 MM n/a
Wake County s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $14,051 $0
Wake County s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,533 $0
Wake County s School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Southern Wake Academy (2.3 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Holly Grove Middle School (0.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Holly Springs Elementary School (2.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Holly Springs Holly Grove Middle School
    1401 Avent Ferry Rd
    Holly Springs , NC , 27540
    (919)567-4177
    0.3  mi  |  1106  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Holly Springs Holly Springs Elementary School
    401 Holly Springs Rd
    Holly Springs , NC , 27540
    (919)557-2660
    2.3  mi  |  1125  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Holly Springs Southern Wake Academy
    Charter School
    116 Quantum St
    Holly Springs , NC , 27540
    (919)567-9955
    Charter School
    2.3  mi  |  124  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Holly Springs Holly Ridge Elementary School
    900 Holly Springs Rd
    Holly Springs , NC , 27540
    (919)577-1300
    2.7  mi  |  732  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Holly Springs Holly Ridge Middle School
    950 Holly Springs Rd
    Holly Springs , NC , 27540
    (919)577-1335
    2.8  mi  |  1039  students  |  Gr.  6-8

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Wake County, NC public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.62, which is lower than the North Carolina average of 0.89. The most diverse school district in Wake County is Baker Charter High School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in North Carolina or national school diversity statistics.