Acme Delco Elementary School

16337 Old Lake Rd,

Riegelwood, NC, 28456-0704

Tel: (910)655-2957
Grades: PK-5

388 students

Acme Delco Elementary School serves 388 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the NC average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Acme Delco Elementary School operates within the Columbus County s School District.

Overview

The student population of 388 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 23 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 388 students
Acme Delco Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 23 teachers
Acme Delco Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Acme Delco Elementary School Students 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 0.70 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 17:1 15:1
Acme Delco Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
5%
1%
Acme Delco Elementary School American Indian (1988-2012)
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
15%
13%
Acme Delco Elementary School Hispanic (1993-2012)
Black
36%
27%
Acme Delco Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
39%
52%
Acme Delco Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Acme Delco Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Acme Delco 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.
0.70 0.89
Acme Delco Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
70%
45%
Acme Delco Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2012)
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.
11%
8%
Acme Delco Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 6,699 students has decreased by 7% over five years.
School District Name Columbus County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
19
4
Number of Students Managed 6,699 1,682
Columbus County s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $65 MM $19 MM
District Spending $65 MM $18 MM
Columbus County s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,989 $11,105
Columbus County s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,971 $10,880
Columbus 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 East Columbus High School (10.7 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Acme Delco Middle School (4.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is East Arcadia Elementary School (4.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Riegelwood East Arcadia Elementary School
    21451 Nc 87 Hwy
    Riegelwood , NC , 28456
    (910)669-2934
    4.4  mi  |  141  students  |  Gr.  PK-8
  • Delco Acme Delco Middle School
    26133 Andrew Jackson Hwy
    Delco , NC , 28436
    (910)655-3200
    4.8  mi  |  163  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Lake Waccamaw East Columbus High School
    1 Gator Ln
    Lake Waccamaw , NC , 28450
    (910)646-4094
    10.7  mi  |  532  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Leland Charter Day School
    Charter School
    7055 Bacon's Way
    Leland , NC , 28451
    (910)655-1214
    Charter School
    11.8  mi  |  921  students  |  Gr.  KG-8
  • Lake Waccamaw Boys And Girls Home
    Flemington Dr
    Lake Waccamaw , NC , 28450
    (910)646-3088
    12  mi  |  29  students  |  Gr.  6-12

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