Helena Elementary School

355 Helena Moriah Rd,

Timberlake, NC, 27583-0038

Tel: (336)364-7715
Grades: KG-5

643 students

Helena Elementary School serves 643 students in grades KG-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the NC average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 23% 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 643 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 643 students
Helena Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 39 teachers
Helena Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Helena 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 0.39 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
Helena Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
3%
13%
Helena Elementary School Hispanic (1993-2012)
Black
12%
27%
Helena Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
77%
52%
Helena Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Helena Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Helena 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.
0.39 0.64
Helena 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.
40%
45%
Helena 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.
5%
8%
Helena Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 5,057 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Person County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
10
4
Number of Students Managed 5,057 1,593
District Total Revenue $56 MM $19 MM
Person County s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $52 MM $18 MM
Person County s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,483 $11,105
Person County s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,848 $10,880
Person 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 Roxboro Community (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 Students Grades
  • Roxboro South Elementary School
    1333 Hurdle Mills Rd
    Roxboro , NC , 27573
    (336)599-7133
    6.1  mi  |  440  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Roxboro Southern Middle School
    209 Southern Middle Sch Rd
    Roxboro , NC , 27573
    (336)599-6995
    6.8  mi  |  601  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Roxboro Roxboro Community
    Charter School
    115 Lake Dr
    Roxboro , NC , 27573
    (336)597-0020
    Charter School
    7.5  mi  |  615  students  |  Gr.  6-12
  • Hurdle Mills Oak Lane Elementary School
    2076 Jim Morton Rd
    Hurdle Mills , NC , 27541
    (336)364-2204
    8  mi  |  287  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Roxboro North Elementary School
    260 Henderson Rd
    Roxboro , NC , 27573
    (336)599-7262
    8.3  mi  |  297  students  |  Gr.  KG-5

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