Grifton Elementary School

Grifton Elementary School serves 522 students in grades PK-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the NC average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Grifton Elementary School operates within the Pitt County s School District.

Overview

The student population of 522 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 522 students
Grifton Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 36 teachers
Grifton Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Grifton Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.66 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 14:1 14:1
Grifton Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
19%
14%
Grifton Elementary School Black Students (1994-2013)
Black
37%
27%
Grifton Elementary School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
41%
52%
Grifton Elementary School White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
3%
3%
Grifton Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Grifton 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.
0.66 0.45
Grifton 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.
69%
47%
Grifton 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.
4%
7%
Grifton Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 23,580 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,376 is less than the state average of $11,105. The district revenue/student has grown by 12% over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,379 is less than the state average of $10,880. The district spending/student has grown by 8% over four years.
School District Name Pitt County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
37
1
Number of Students Managed 23,580 1,330
Pitt County s School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $220 MM $19 MM
Pitt County s School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $220 MM $18 MM
Pitt County s School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,376 $11,105
Pitt County s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,379 $10,880
Pitt 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 Ayden-grifton High School (3.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Ayden Middle School (6.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Contentnea-savannah School (5.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • AydenAyden-grifton High School
    7653 Nc 11 South
    AydenNC 28513
    (252)746-4183
    3.3 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 665 students                      
  • KinstonContentnea-savannah School
    3400 Ferrell Rd
    KinstonNC 28501
    (252)527-8591
    5.9 mi | Gr. PK-8 | 836 students                      
  • AydenAyden Middle School
    192 Third St
    AydenNC 28513
    (252)746-3672
    6.8 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 335 students                      
  • AydenAyden Elementary School
    187 Third St
    AydenNC 28513
    (252)746-2121
    6.9 mi | Gr. PK-6 | 675 students                      
  • KinstonKinston Charter Academy
    Charter School
    2000 Martin L King Jr Blvd
    KinstonNC 28501
    (252)522-0210
    Charter School

    9.1 mi | Gr. KG-8 | 297 students                      

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