Northeast Elementary School

1002 East Highland Ave,

Kinston, NC, 28501-3114

Tel: (252)527-4166
Grades: KG-5

491 students

Northeast Elementary School serves 491 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the NC average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Northeast Elementary School operates within the Lenoir County Public s School District.

Overview

The student population of 491 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 491 students
Northeast Elementary School Total Students (2010-2012)
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 32 teachers
Northeast Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (2010-2012)
Students by Grade Northeast Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.10 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 15:1 15:1
Northeast Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (2010-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
1%
13%
Northeast Elementary School Hispanic (2010-2012)
Black
95%
27%
Northeast Elementary School Black (2010-2012)
White
1%
52%
Northeast Elementary School White (2010-2012)
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.10 0.89
Northeast Elementary School Diversity Score (2010-2012)
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.
91%
45%
Northeast Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2010-2012)
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%
Northeast Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2010-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 10,344 students has grown by 10% over five years.
School District Name Lenoir County Public s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
17
4
Number of Students Managed 10,344 1,682
Lenoir County Public s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $86 MM $19 MM
District Spending $85 MM $18 MM
Lenoir County Public s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,178 $11,105
Lenoir County Public s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,013 $10,880
Lenoir County Public 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 Kinston High School (0.9 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Sampson School (1.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Children's Village Academy (0.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Kinston Children's Village Academy
    Charter School
    701 North Adkin St
    Kinston , NC , 28501
    (252)939-1958
    Charter School
    0.9  mi  |  183  students  |  Gr.  KG-8
  • Kinston Kinston High School
    2601 North Queen St
    Kinston , NC , 28501
    (252)527-8067
    0.9  mi  |  903  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Kinston Kinston Charter Academy
    Charter School
    2000 Martin L King
    Kinston , NC , 28501
    (252)522-0210
    Charter School
    1  mi  |  309  students  |  Gr.  KG-8
  • Kinston Sampson School
    Alternative School
    606 Tower Hill Rd
    Kinston , NC , 28501
    (252)527-4264
    Alternative School
    1.1  mi  |  55  students  |  Gr.  6-12
  • Kinston Rochelle Middle School
    301 North Rochelle Blvd
    Kinston , NC , 28501
    (252)527-4290
    1.2  mi  |  466  students  |  Gr.  6-8

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Did You Know?
Kinston, 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 0.09, which is lower than the North Carolina average of 0.46. The most diverse school in Kinston is Lenoir Co Early College High School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in North Carolina or national school diversity statistics.