Carolina Beach Elementary School

Carolina Beach Elementary School serves 483 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the NC average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 48%.
Carolina Beach Elementary School operates within the New Hanover County s School District.

Overview

The student population of 483 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 29 teachers has grown by 16% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 483 students
Carolina Beach Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 29 teachers
Carolina Beach Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Carolina Beach Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.19 is less 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 17:1 15:1
Carolina Beach Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
Carolina Beach Elementary School Asian (2000-2012)
Hispanic
1%
13%
Carolina Beach Elementary School Hispanic (1996-2012)
Black
3%
27%
Carolina Beach Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
90%
52%
Carolina Beach Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Carolina Beach Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Carolina Beach 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.
0.19 0.64
Carolina Beach 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.
27%
45%
Carolina Beach 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.
7%
8%
Carolina Beach Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 24,695 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name New Hanover County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
40
4
Number of Students Managed 24,695 1,593
New Hanover County s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2011)
District Total Revenue $257 MM $19 MM
New Hanover County s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $294 MM $18 MM
New Hanover County s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,668 $11,105
New Hanover County s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,207 $10,880
New Hanover County 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 Eugene Ashley High School (5 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Charles P Murray Middle School (5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Edwin A. Anderson Elementary School (4.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Wilmington Edwin A. Anderson Elementary School
    455 Halyburton Memorial Par
    Wilmington , NC , 28412
    (910)798-3311
    4.8  mi  |  656  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Wilmington Charles P Murray Middle School
    655 Veterans Dr
    Wilmington , NC , 28412
    (910)790-2363
    5  mi  |  799  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Wilmington Eugene Ashley High School
    555 Veterans Dr
    Wilmington , NC , 28412
    (910)790-2360
    5  mi  |  1768  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Wilmington Heyward C Bellamy Elementary School
    70 Sanders Rd
    Wilmington , NC , 28412
    (910)350-2039
    6.5  mi  |  645  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Wilmington Myrtle Grove Middle School
    901 Piner Rd
    Wilmington , NC , 28409
    (910)350-2100
    7.4  mi  |  783  students  |  Gr.  6-8

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New Hanover 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 0.50, which is lower than the North Carolina average of 0.64. The most diverse school district in New Hanover County is Wilmington Preparatory Academy School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in North Carolina or national school diversity statistics.