Icard Elementary School

3087 Icard Sch Rd,

Icard, NC, 28666-0070

Tel: (828)397-3491
Grades: PK-5

298 students

Icard Elementary School serves 298 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the NC average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is less than the state average of 48%.
Icard Elementary School operates within the Burke County s School District.

Overview

The student population of 298 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has declined by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 298 students
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 20 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.38 is less than the state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1
15:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
8%
2%
Hispanic
8%
13%
Black
n/a
27%
White
78%
52%
Unknown
6%
5%
All Ethnic Groups
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. 0.38
0.64
Eligible for Free LunchFamilies 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%
45%
Eligible for Reduced
LunchFamilies 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.
7%
8%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 13,496 students has grown by 0% over five years.
School District Name Burke County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
27
n/a
Number of Students Managed 13,496
n/a
District Total Revenue n/a
n/a
District Spending n/a
n/a
District Revenue / Student n/a
n/a
District Spending / Student n/a
n/a
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2034 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is East Burke High School (1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is East Burke Middle School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hildebran Elementary School (2.6 miles away)
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  • Recommended July 01, 2007 - I believe that this school really knows what they're doing. They're interested in what the children want and need and that is very important to me. As a former student at icard elementary I would most definitely recommend this school. Especially Michelle Huffman. [Teacher] She is a wonderful woman and deserves an award. She was and is the best teacher I have ever had. - Morgan - Posted by Student/Alumni

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