Irwin Avenue Open Elementary School

Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Irwin Avenue Open Elementary School operates within the Charlotte-mecklenburg s School District.

Overview

Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students n/a
Irwin Avenue Open Elementary School Total Students (1987-2011)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers n/a
Irwin Avenue Open Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2011)

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of : has increased from 13:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.00 is less 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 n/a 15:1
Irwin Avenue Open Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2011)
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.
0.00 0.44
Irwin Avenue Open Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2011)
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.
n/a
45%
Irwin Avenue Open Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2011)
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.
n/a
8%
Irwin Avenue Open Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2011)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 141,062 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Charlotte-mecklenburg s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
173
4
Number of Students Managed 141,062 1,682
Charlotte-mecklenburg s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $1,699 MM $19 MM
Charlotte-mecklenburg s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $1,620 MM $18 MM
Charlotte-mecklenburg s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $12,581 $11,105
Charlotte-mecklenburg s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,995 $10,880
Charlotte-mecklenburg s School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2011 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Performance Learning (1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Metro (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Walter G Byers Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • CharlotteWalter G Byers Elementary School
    1415 Hamilton St
    CharlotteNC 28206
    (980)343-6940
    0.6 mi | 536 students | Gr. KG-8                      
  • CharlotteBruns Avenue Elementary School
    501 South Bruns Ave
    CharlotteNC 28208
    (980)343-5495
    0.9 mi | 704 students | Gr. KG-8                      
  • CharlotteOaklawn Language Academy
    Magnet School
    1810 Oaklawn Ave
    CharlotteNC 28216
    (980)343-0400
    Magnet School

    0.9 mi | 450 students | Gr. KG-7                      
  • CharlottePerformance Learning
    1400 North Graham St
    CharlotteNC 28206
    (980)343-1118
    1 mi | 119 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • CharlotteFirst Ward Arts Elementary School
    Magnet School
    715 North Caldwell St
    CharlotteNC 28202
    (980)343-5485
    Magnet School

    1.2 mi | 533 students | Gr. KG-5                      

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Charlotte, 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 0.04, which is lower than the North Carolina average of 0.46. The most diverse school in Charlotte is Lake Wylie Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in North Carolina or national school diversity statistics.