Nashville Elementary School

Nashville Elementary School serves 778 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the NC average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Nashville Elementary School operates within the Nash-rocky Mount s School District.

Overview

The student population of 778 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 50 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 778 students
Nashville Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 50 teachers
Nashville Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Nashville Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.60 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 16:1 15:1
Nashville Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
Nashville Elementary School Asian (2002-2012)
Hispanic
3%
13%
Nashville Elementary School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
39%
27%
Nashville Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
50%
52%
Nashville Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Nashville Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Nashville 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.
0.60 0.44
Nashville 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.
45%
45%
Nashville 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%
Nashville Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 17,468 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Nash-rocky Mount s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
27
4
Number of Students Managed 17,468 1,682
Nash-rocky Mount s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $157 MM $19 MM
District Spending $157 MM $18 MM
Nash-rocky Mount s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,660 $11,105
Nash-rocky Mount s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,670 $10,880
Nash-rocky Mount 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 W L Greene Alternative (0.4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is W L Greene Alternative (0.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is W L Greene Alternative (0.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Nashville W L Greene Alternative
    Alternative School
    323 East 6th St
    Nashville , NC , 27856
    (252)459-5300
    Alternative School
    0.4  mi  |  101  students  |  Gr.  6-12
  • Nashville Nash Central Middle School
    1638 South First St
    Nashville , NC , 27856
    (252)459-5292
    0.7  mi  |  606  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Rocky Mount Nash Central High School
    4279 Nash Central High Rd
    Rocky Mount , NC , 27804
    (252)451-2860
    3.8  mi  |  1230  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Rocky Mount N-rms Middle College High School
    530 North Old Carriage Rd
    Rocky Mount , NC , 27804
    (252)451-2890
    3.8  mi  |  206  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Rocky Mount Northern Nash High School
    4230 Green Hills Rd
    Rocky Mount , NC , 27804
    (252)937-5600
    4.4  mi  |  1219  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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Did You Know?
Nash 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 0.52, which is higher than the North Carolina average of 0.44. The most diverse school district in Nash County is Rocky Mount Preparatory School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in North Carolina or national school diversity statistics.