Manteo Elementary School

701 North Hwy 64 264,

Manteo, NC, 27954-9461

Tel: (252)473-2742
Grades: PK-5

720 students

Manteo Elementary School serves 720 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the NC average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 48%.
Manteo Elementary School operates within the Dare County s School District.

Overview

The student population of 720 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 52 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 720 students
Manteo Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 52 teachers
Manteo Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Manteo Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.56 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 14:1 15:1
Manteo Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
Manteo Elementary School Asian (2001-2012)
Hispanic
23%
13%
Manteo Elementary School Hispanic (1989-2012)
Black
9%
27%
Manteo Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
62%
52%
Manteo Elementary School White (1988-2012)
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.
0.56 0.64
Manteo 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.
51%
45%
Manteo 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.
6%
8%
Manteo Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 5,015 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Dare County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
4
Number of Students Managed 5,015 1,593
Dare County s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2011)
District Total Revenue $72 MM $19 MM
Dare County s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $67 MM $18 MM
Dare County s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $14,560 $11,105
Dare County s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $13,506 $10,880
Dare 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 Manteo High School (0.2 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Manteo Middle School (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Nags Head Elementary School (5.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Manteo Manteo High School
    616 Wingina Ave
    Manteo , NC , 27954
    (252)473-5841
    0.2  mi  |  463  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Manteo Manteo Middle School
    N. Hwy 64264
    Manteo , NC , 27954
    (252)473-5549
    0.4  mi  |  349  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Manteo Dare Co Alternative High School
    Alternative School
    N Hwy 64 264
    Manteo , NC , 27954
    (252)473-3141
    Alternative School
    1.8  mi  |  36  students  |  Gr.  7-12
  • Nags Head Nags Head Elementary School
    3100 Wrightsville Ave
    Nags Head , NC , 27959
    (252)480-8880
    5.2  mi  |  583  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Kill Devil H First Flight High School
    100 Veteran Dr
    Kill Devil H , NC , 27948
    (252)449-7000
    6.7  mi  |  796  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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Dare County, 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 0.29, which is lower than the North Carolina average of 0.64. The most diverse school district in Dare County is Dare County Schools School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in North Carolina or national school diversity statistics.