Tipton Hill Elementary School (Closed 2012)

4256 Nc 197

Green Mountain, NC

Grades KG-5
47 students
Tipton Hill Elementary School served 47 students in grades KG - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 8:1 was lower than the NC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment was 0% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which was less than the state average of 49%.
Tipton Hill Elementary School operated within the Mitchell County s School District.

School Overview

Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2005)
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 47 students
Tipton Hill Elementary School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % Tipton Hill Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 6 teachers
Tipton Hill Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Tipton Hill Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School (NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 8:1 16:1
Tipton Hill Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
White
100%
51%
Tipton Hill Elementary School White Students (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Tipton Hill Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NC All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
n/a 0.45
Tipton Hill Elementary School Diversity Score (1990-2010)
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.
38%
47%
Tipton Hill 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.
14%
7%
Tipton Hill Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

School District Name Mitchell County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
1
Number of Students Managed 1,949 1,120
Mitchell County s School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $23 MM $18 MM
Mitchell County s School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $24 MM $18 MM
Mitchell County s School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $10,564 $10,864
Mitchell County s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $11,299 $10,591
Mitchell County s School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Mountain Heritage High School (9.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Bowman Middle School (6.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Clearmont Elementary School (4.7 miles away)
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  • Burnsville Clearmont Elementary School
    4.7 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 126 students1175 Clearmont School Rd
    BurnsvilleNC 28714
    (828)682-2337
    4.7KG-5126
  • BakersvilleBowman Middle School
    6.7 miles | Grades: 5-8 | 256 students410 South Mitchell Ave
    BakersvilleNC 28705
    (828)766-3370
    6.75-8256
  • BakersvilleGouge Elementary School
    6.7 miles | Grades: KG-4 | 275 students134 Laurel St
    BakersvilleNC 28705
    (828)766-2260
    6.7KG-4275
  • BurnsvilleBurnsville Elementary School
    8.3 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 394 students395 Burnsville School Rd
    BurnsvilleNC 28714
    (828)682-4515
    8.3KG-5394
  • BurnsvilleEast Yancey Middle School
    8.3 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 316 students285 Georges Fork Rd
    BurnsvilleNC 28714
    (828)682-2281
    8.36-8316
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