Hurley Elementary School

Hurley Elementary School serves 622 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the NC average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Hurley Elementary School operates within the Rowan-salisbury s School District.

Overview

The student population of 622 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 37 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 622 students
Hurley Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 37 teachers
Hurley Elementary School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Hurley 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 0.67 is more than the state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 15:1
Hurley Elementary School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
Hurley Elementary School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
21%
13%
Hurley Elementary School Hispanic (1994-2012)
Black
26%
27%
Hurley Elementary School Black (1988-2012)
White
47%
52%
Hurley Elementary School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Hurley Elementary School Sch Ethnicity Hurley 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.
0.67 0.44
Hurley 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.
60%
45%
Hurley 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.
6%
8%
Hurley Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 20,330 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Rowan-salisbury s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
35
4
Number of Students Managed 20,330 1,682
Rowan-salisbury s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
District Total Revenue $199 MM $19 MM
Rowan-salisbury s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $191 MM $18 MM
Rowan-salisbury s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,434 $11,105
Rowan-salisbury s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,017 $10,880
Rowan-salisbury 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 West Rowan High School (4.5 miles away).
The nearest middle school is West Rowan Middle School (2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is H D Isenberg Elementary School (3.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Salisbury West Rowan Middle School
    5925 Statesville Blvd
    Salisbury , NC , 28147
    (704)633-4775
    2  mi  |  711  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Salisbury H D Isenberg Elementary School
    2800 Jake Alexander Blvd North
    Salisbury , NC , 28147
    (704)639-3009
    3.2  mi  |  389  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Mount Ulla West Rowan High School
    8050 Nc 801 Hwy
    Mount Ulla , NC , 28125
    (704)278-9233
    4.5  mi  |  1084  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Salisbury Knox Middle School
    1625 Park Rd West
    Salisbury , NC , 28144
    (704)633-2922
    4.8  mi  |  576  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Salisbury Salisbury High School
    500 Lincolnton Rd
    Salisbury , NC , 28144
    (704)636-1221
    4.8  mi  |  875  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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