Sandy Grove Elementary School

8452 North Old Wire Rd

Lumber Bridg, NC 28357

Tel: (910)875-6008
Grades: PK-5

575 students

Sandy Grove Elementary School serves 575 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the NC average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 63% of the student body (majority American Indian and Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Sandy Grove Elementary School operates within the Hoke County s School District.

Overview

The student population of 575 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 47 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 575 students
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 47 teachers
Sandy Grove Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (2000-2013)
Students by Grade Sandy Grove Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.76 is more than the state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 12:1 15:1
American Indian
22%
1%
Hispanic
13%
13%
Black
21%
27%
White
37%
52%
All Ethnic Groups Sandy Grove Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Sandy Grove 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.
0.76 0.44
Sandy Grove Elementary School Diversity Score (2000-2013)
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.
60%
45%
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%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 8,386 students has grown by 5% over five years.
School District Name Hoke County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
13
4
Number of Students Managed 8,386 1,682
Hoke County s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $74 MM $19 MM
Hoke County s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $73 MM $18 MM
Hoke County s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,282 $11,105
Hoke County s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,154 $10,880
Hoke 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 Jack Britt High School (5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is East Hoke Middle School (6.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Rockfish Hoke Elementary School (3.4 miles away)
 All Schools  | High Schools High Schools  | Middle Schools Middle Schools  | Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  | Preschools Preschools  | Private Schools Private Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Lumber BridgeSandy Grove Middle School
    300 Chason Rd
    Lumber BridgeNC 28357
    (919)807-3300
    0.2 mi | n/a students | Gr.                       
  • RaefordRockfish Hoke Elementary School
    6251 Rockfish Rd
    RaefordNC 28376
    (910)875-9343
    3.4 mi | 727 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • RaefordDon D Steed Elementary School
    800 Phillips Church Rd
    RaefordNC 28376
    (910)870-4106
    5 mi | 717 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • FayettevilleStoney Point Elementary School
    7411 Rockfish Rd
    FayettevilleNC 28306
    (910)424-3945
    5 mi | 683 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • FayettevilleJack Britt High School
    7403 Rockfish Rd
    FayettevilleNC 28306
    (910)429-2800
    5 mi | 1872 students | Gr. 9-12                      

School Reviews

  • Recommended September 18, 2014 - Sandy Grove has an excellent special education program. Our child has increased in progress, and we feel that we are very fortunate to have our child attend Sandy Grove Elementary. Another plus is that a new Sandy Grove Middle School has been built, and there are plans for a high school in the near future. - Posted by Parent
  • Recommended June 08, 2010 - THIS IS ONE OF THE BEST SCHOOLS IN N.C. - Posted by Student/Alumni

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?

Add School Reviews - Recommended Yes     Add School Reviews - Not Recommended No

Area Statistics

Recent Public School Articles
Schools Demand Students' Social Media Passwords
Schools Demand Students' Social Media Passwords
Recent legislation that allows Illinois public schools to demand students’ social media passwords has renewed the debate about students’ right to privacy at school.
Measles in School: A Parent’s Guide in 2015
Measles, the once eradicated disease, has made a comeback in the U.S. in recent months, and a recent study estimates only 50% of people are immunized. The outbreak has raised questions about immunizations and the safety of children in public schools. Learn how to keep your children healthy and reduce their measles risk.
The Surprising Way Schools are Saving Money on Ed Tech
With technology advancing and changing faster than ever, how can educators and schools keep up? The answer: refurbished ed tech.
Did You Know?
Robeson 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 0.54, which is higher than the North Carolina average of 0.44. The most diverse school district in Robeson County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in North Carolina or national school diversity statistics.