Denton Elementary School

Denton Elementary School serves 387 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the NC average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 3% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 48%.
Denton Elementary School operates within the Davidson County s School District.

Overview

The student population of 387 students has declined by 16% over five years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 387 students
Denton Elementary School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 28 teachers
Denton Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Denton Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.06 is less 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
Denton Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
3%
14%
Denton Elementary School Hispanic (1999-2013)
White
97%
52%
Denton Elementary School White (1988-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Denton Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Denton 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.
0.06 0.45
Denton Elementary School Diversity Score (2001-2013)
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.
52%
47%
Denton 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.
5%
7%
Denton Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 20,721 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Davidson County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
35
1
Number of Students Managed 20,721 1,203
Davidson County s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $164 MM n/a
District Spending $182 MM n/a
District Revenue / Student $7,877 $0
Davidson County s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,735 $0
Davidson County s School 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 South Davidson High School (4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is South Davidson Middle School (4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Silver Valley Elementary School (6.9 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • DentonSouth Davidson Middle School
    14954 Nc Hwy 109 South
    DentonNC 27239
    (336)242-5705
    4 mi | 395 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • DentonSouth Davidson High School
    14956 South Nc Hwy 109
    DentonNC 27239
    (336)242-5700
    4 mi | 440 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • LexingtonSilver Valley Elementary School
    11161 East Old Hwy 64
    LexingtonNC 27292
    (336)472-1576
    6.9 mi | 273 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • AsheboroFarmer Elementary School
    3557 Grange Hall Rd
    AsheboroNC 27205
    (336)857-3400
    8.2 mi | 390 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • LexingtonSouthmont Elementary School
    398 Owen Rd
    LexingtonNC 27292
    (336)242-5800
    8.9 mi | 387 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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