Cape Fear Elementary School

Tel: (910)602-3767
Grades: 3-5

522 students

Cape Fear Elementary School serves 522 students in grades 3-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the NC average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 42% 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 522 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 32 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 3-5
Total Students 522 students
Cape Fear Elementary School Total Students (2002-2012)
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 32 teachers
Cape Fear Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (2003-2012)
Students by Grade Cape Fear Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.60 is less than the state average of 0.89. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 15:1
Cape Fear Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (2003-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
22%
13%
Cape Fear Elementary School Hispanic (2002-2012)
Black
14%
27%
Cape Fear Elementary School Black (2002-2012)
White
58%
52%
Cape Fear Elementary School White (2002-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Cape Fear Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Cape Fear 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 0.89
Cape Fear Elementary School Diversity Score (2002-2012)
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.
62%
45%
Cape Fear Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2012)
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.
10%
8%
Cape Fear Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 8,551 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Pender County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
16
4
Number of Students Managed 8,551 1,206
Pender County s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $81 MM n/a
Pender County s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $88 MM n/a
Pender County s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,801 $0
Pender County s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,668 $0
Pender 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 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 Students Grades
  • Rocky Point Cape Fear Middle School
    1886 Nc Hwy 133
    Rocky Point , NC , 28457
    (910)602-3334
    0  mi  |  451  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Rocky Point Heide Trask High School
    14328 Nc Hwy 210
    Rocky Point , NC , 28457
    (910)602-6810
    2.6  mi  |  675  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Rocky Point Rocky Point Primary
    255 Elementary School Rd
    Rocky Point , NC , 28457
    (910)675-2309
    2.9  mi  |  534  students  |  Gr.  KG-2
  • Castle Hayne Holly Shelter Middle School
    3921 Roger Haynes Dr
    Castle Hayne , NC , 28429
    (910)763-5431
    4.1  mi  |  718  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Wilmington Castle Hayne Elementary School
    3925 Roger Haynes Dr
    Wilmington , NC , 28429
    (910)602-4970
    4.2  mi  |  485  students  |  Gr.  KG-5

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Pender 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 0.48, which is lower than the North Carolina average of 0.89. The most diverse school district in Pender County is Pender County Schools School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in North Carolina or national school diversity statistics.