Helena Elementary School

355 Helena Moriah Rd

Timberlake, NC 27583-0038

Grades: KG-5

644 students

Helena Elementary School serves 644 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the NC average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 48%.
Helena Elementary School operates within the Person County s School District.

Overview

The student population of 644 students has declined by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 38 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 644 students
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 38 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.35 is less 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 17:1 14:1
Hispanic
4%
14%
Black
11%
27%
White
80%
52%
Two or more races
5%
3%
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.
0.35 0.45
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.
39%
47%
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.
6%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 4,770 students has decreased by 13% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,483 is less than the state average of $11,105. The district revenue/student has grown by 19% over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,848 is less than the state average of $10,880. The district spending/student has grown by 40% over four years.
School District Name Person County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
10
1
Number of Students Managed 4,770 1,330
District Total Revenue $56 MM $19 MM
District Spending $52 MM $18 MM
District Revenue / Student $10,483 $11,105
District Spending / Student $9,848 $10,880
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 Roxboro Community School (7.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Southern Middle School (6.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is South Elementary School (6.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • RoxboroSouth Elementary School
    1333 Hurdle Mills Rd
    RoxboroNC 27573
    (336)599-7133
    6.1 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 319 students                      
  • RoxboroSouthern Middle School
    209 Southern Middle Sch Rd
    RoxboroNC 27573
    (336)599-6995
    6.8 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 589 students                      
  • RoxboroRoxboro Community School
    Charter School
    115 Lake Dr
    RoxboroNC 27573
    (336)597-0020
    Charter School

    7.5 mi | Gr. 6-12 | 646 students                      
  • Hurdle MillsOak Lane Elementary School
    2076 Jim Morton Rd
    Hurdle MillsNC 27541
    (336)364-2204
    8 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 261 students                      
  • RoxboroNorth Elementary School
    260 Henderson Rd
    RoxboroNC 27573
    (336)599-7262
    8.3 mi | Gr. KG-5 | 292 students                      

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