Monroe Avenue Elementary School

400 Monroe Ave,

Hamlet, NC, 28345-2516

Tel: (910)582-7907
Grades: PK-5

353 students

Monroe Avenue Elementary School serves 353 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the NC average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 80% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Monroe Avenue Elementary School operates within the Richmond County s School District.

Overview

The student population of 353 students has declined by 16% over five years.
The teacher population of 26 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 353 students
Monroe Avenue Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 26 teachers
Monroe Avenue Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Monroe Avenue Elementary School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.62 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 14:1 15:1
Monroe Avenue Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
3%
1%
Monroe Avenue Elementary School American Indian (1988-2012)
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
18%
13%
Monroe Avenue Elementary School Hispanic (1991-2012)
Black
56%
27%
Monroe Avenue Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
20%
52%
Monroe Avenue Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Monroe Avenue Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Monroe Avenue 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.
0.62 0.64
Monroe Avenue 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.
89%
45%
Monroe Avenue 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.
2%
8%
Monroe Avenue Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 8,646 students has grown by 21% over five years.
School District Name Richmond County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
17
4
Number of Students Managed 8,646 1,593
Richmond County s School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
District Total Revenue $76 MM $19 MM
Richmond County s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $81 MM $18 MM
Richmond County s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,594 $11,105
Richmond County s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,337 $10,880
Richmond 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 Richmond Early College High School (0.9 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Hamlet Junior High School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Fairview Heights Elementary School (0.9 miles away)
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