Cape Fear Elementary School

Cape Fear Elementary School serves 485 students in grades 3-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the NC average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 48%.
Cape Fear Elementary School operates within the Pender County s School District.

Overview

The student population of 485 students has grown by 11% over five years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 3-5
Total Students 485 students
Cape Fear Elementary School Total Students (2002-2013)
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 31 teachers
Cape Fear Elementary School Total Teachers (2003-2013)
Students by Grade Cape Fear Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.57 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 14:1
Cape Fear Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (2003-2013)
Hispanic
27%
14%
Cape Fear Elementary School Black Students (2002-2013)
Black
12%
27%
Cape Fear Elementary School Black Students (2002-2013)
White
59%
52%
Cape Fear Elementary School White Students (2002-2013)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Cape Fear Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Cape Fear Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NC All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.57 0.45
Cape Fear Elementary School Diversity Score (2002-2013)
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.
66%
47%
Cape Fear Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2013)
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.
9%
7%
Cape Fear Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 8,761 students has grown by 8% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,801 is less than the state average of $11,105. The district revenue/student has grown by 30% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,668 is less than the state average of $10,880. The district spending/student has grown by 45% over four years.
School District Name Pender County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
16
1
Number of Students Managed 8,761 1,330
Pender County s School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $81 MM $19 MM
Pender County s School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $88 MM $18 MM
Pender County s School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,801 $11,105
Pender County s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,668 $10,880
Pender County s School District 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 Heide Trask High School (2.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Cape Fear Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Rocky Point Primary (2.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Rocky PointCape Fear Middle School
    1886 Nc Hwy 133
    Rocky PointNC 28457
    (910)602-3334
    0 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 501 students                      
  • Rocky PointHeide Trask High School
    14328 Nc Hwy 210
    Rocky PointNC 28457
    (910)602-6810
    2.6 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 660 students                      
  • Rocky PointRocky Point Primary
    255 Elementary School Rd
    Rocky PointNC 28457
    (910)675-2309
    2.9 mi | Gr. PK-2 | 582 students                      
  • Castle HayneHolly Shelter Middle School
    3921 Roger Haynes Dr
    Castle HayneNC 28429
    (910)602-4046
    4.1 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 743 students                      
  • Castle HayneCastle Hayne Elementary School
    3925 Roger Haynes Dr
    Castle HayneNC 28429
    (910)602-4970
    4.2 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 544 students                      

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