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 24% over five years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has declined by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 387 students
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 28 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 21:1 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
Hispanic
3%
14%
White
97%
52%
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.
0.06 0.45
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%
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%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 20,721 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $7,877 is less than the state average of $11,105. The district revenue/student has grown by 15% over four years.
The district spending/student of $8,735 is less than the state average of $10,880. The district spending/student has grown by 29% over four years.
School District Name Davidson County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
35
1
Number of Students Managed 20,721 1,330
District Total Revenue $164 MM $19 MM
District Spending $182 MM $18 MM
District Revenue / Student $7,877 $11,105
District Spending / Student $8,735 $10,880
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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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • DentonSouth Davidson Middle School
    14954 Nc Hwy 109 South
    DentonNC 27239
    (336)242-5705
    4 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 395 students                      
  • DentonSouth Davidson High School
    14956 South Nc Hwy 109
    DentonNC 27239
    (336)242-5700
    4 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 440 students                      
  • LexingtonSilver Valley Elementary School
    11161 East Old Hwy 64
    LexingtonNC 27292
    (336)472-1576
    6.9 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 273 students                      
  • AsheboroFarmer Elementary School
    3557 Grange Hall Rd
    AsheboroNC 27205
    (336)857-3400
    8.2 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 390 students                      
  • LexingtonSouthmont Elementary School
    398 Owen Rd
    LexingtonNC 27292
    (336)242-5800
    8.9 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 387 students                      

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