East Iredell Elementary School

East Iredell Elementary School serves 646 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the NC average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 74% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
East Iredell Elementary School operates within the Iredell-statesville s School District.

Overview

The student population of 646 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 46 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 646 students
East Iredell Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 46 teachers
East Iredell Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade East Iredell 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 0.70 is more 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
East Iredell Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
2%
East Iredell Elementary School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
25%
13%
East Iredell Elementary School Hispanic (1993-2012)
Black
41%
27%
East Iredell Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
26%
52%
East Iredell Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups East Iredell Elementary School Sch Ethnicity East Iredell 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 0.64
East Iredell 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.
73%
45%
East Iredell 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.
8%
8%
East Iredell Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 23,811 students has grown by 11% over five years.
School District Name Iredell-statesville s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
36
4
Number of Students Managed 23,811 1,593
District Total Revenue $241 MM $19 MM
Iredell-statesville s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $203 MM $18 MM
Iredell-statesville s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,239 $11,105
Iredell-statesville s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,454 $10,880
Iredell-statesville 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 Pressly Elementary School (1.7 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Pressly Elementary School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Cloverleaf Elementary School (1.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Statesville Pressly Elementary School
    Alternative School
    222 Knox St
    Statesville , NC , 28677
    (704)872-7606
    Alternative School
    1.7  mi  |  78  students  |  Gr.  KG-12
  • Statesville Cloverleaf Elementary School
    300 James Farm Rd
    Statesville , NC , 28625
    (704)978-2111
    1.9  mi  |  937  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Statesville Statesville Middle School
    321 Clegg St
    Statesville , NC , 28677
    (704)872-2135
    2.3  mi  |  448  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Statesville Northview Elementary School
    625 Carolina Ave North
    Statesville , NC , 28677
    (704)873-7354
    2.6  mi  |  388  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Statesville American Renaissance Middle School
    Charter School
    217 South Center St
    Statesville , NC , 28677
    (704)878-6009
    Charter School
    3.2  mi  |  522  students  |  Gr.  KG-8

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