Bill Hefner Elementary School

  • Bill Hefner Elementary School serves 782 students in grades KG-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the NC average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 76% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 50%.
  • Bill Hefner Elementary School operates within the Cumberland County s School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 782 students has declined by 7% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 47 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 782 students
Bill Hefner Elementary School Total Students (1997-2015)
Gender % Bill Hefner Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 47 teachers
Bill Hefner Elementary School Total Teachers (1996-2015)
Students by Grade Bill Hefner Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.64 is more 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 16:1
Bill Hefner Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1996-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Bill Hefner Elementary School American Indian Students (2003-2014)
Asian
1%
3%
Bill Hefner Elementary School Asian Students (1997-2015)
Hispanic
14%
16%
Bill Hefner Elementary School Black Students (1997-2015)
Black
53%
26%
Bill Hefner Elementary School Black Students (1997-2015)
White
24%
50%
Bill Hefner Elementary School White Students (1997-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Bill Hefner Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2014)
Two or more races
8%
4%
Bill Hefner Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Bill Hefner 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.
0.64 0.45
Bill Hefner Elementary School Diversity Score (1997-2015)
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%
52%
Bill Hefner Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2015)
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.
9%
5%
Bill Hefner Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Cumberland County s School District's student population of 51,604 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,627 in this district is less than the state average of $11,110. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,535 is less than the state average of $11,529. The district spending/student has declined by 8% over four years.
School District Name Cumberland County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
87
1
Number of Students Managed 51,604 912
Cumberland County s School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $444 MM $10 MM
Cumberland County s School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $439 MM $11 MM
Cumberland County s School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $8,627 $11,110
Cumberland County s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $8,535 $11,529
Cumberland County s School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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School Reviews

  5.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
5  5/12/2015
Excellent school. The principal is the BEST! He is always available and with a big smile. The teacher make this school one of the best in fayetteville. My son is always happy and love his teachers.
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5  1/17/2015
I am in 4th grade and have Ms. Mossow as a teacher. She is very nice, sweet and helpful. I think they are very good with managing money and making sure nobody gets left behind. My name is Kayla Fisk.
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