Bill Hefner Elementary School

Bill Hefner Elementary School serves 849 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the NC average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Bill Hefner Elementary School operates within the Cumberland County s School District.

Overview

The student population of 849 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 49 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 849 students
Bill Hefner Elementary School Total Students (1996-2013)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 49 teachers
Bill Hefner Elementary School Total Teachers (1996-2013)
Students by Grade Bill Hefner Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.64 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 17:1 14:1
Bill Hefner Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1996-2013)
Asian
1%
3%
Bill Hefner Elementary School Asian Students (1996-2013)
Hispanic
16%
14%
Bill Hefner Elementary School Black Students (1996-2013)
Black
53%
27%
Bill Hefner Elementary School Black Students (1996-2013)
White
23%
52%
Bill Hefner Elementary School White Students (1996-2013)
Two or more races
7%
3%
Bill Hefner Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Bill Hefner 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.
0.64 0.45
Bill Hefner Elementary School Diversity Score (1996-2013)
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.
56%
47%
Bill Hefner Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1996-2013)
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.
10%
7%
Bill Hefner 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 Seventy-first High School (3.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Seventy-first Classical Middle School (3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is E E Miller Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • FayettevilleE E Miller Elementary School
    1361 Rim Rd
    FayettevilleNC 28314
    (910)868-2800
    0.9 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 649 students                      
  • FayettevilleLake Rim Elementary School
    1455 Hoke Loop Rd
    FayettevilleNC 28314
    (910)867-1133
    2 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 642 students                      
  • FayettevilleBenjamin J Martin Elementary School
    430 North Reilly Rd
    FayettevilleNC 28303
    (910)864-4843
    2.7 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 565 students                      
  • FayettevilleLoyd E Auman Elementary School
    6882 Raeford Rd
    FayettevilleNC 28304
    (910)868-8153
    2.9 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 561 students                      
  • FayettevilleSeventy-first Classical Middle School
    6830 Raeford Rd
    FayettevilleNC 28304
    (910)864-0092
    3 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 533 students                      

School Reviews

  • Recommended May 12, 2015 - Excellent school. The principal is the BEST! He is always available and with a big smile. The teacher make this school one of the best in fayetteville. My son is always happy and love his teachers. - Posted by Parent
  • Recommended January 17, 2015 - I am in 4th grade and have Ms. Mossow as a teacher. She is very nice, sweet and helpful. I think they are very good with managing money and making sure nobody gets left behind. My name is Kayla Fisk. - Posted by Student/Alumni

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