Burnsville Elementary School

395 Burnsville School Road

Burnsville, NC 28714

Tel: (828)682-4515
  • Burnsville Elementary School serves 379 students in grades KG-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the NC average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 50%.
  • Burnsville Elementary School operates within the Yancey County s School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 379 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades KG-5
Total Students379 students
Burnsville Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Burnsville Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
Burnsville Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeBurnsville Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
Burnsville Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Burnsville Elementary School American Indian Students (1993-2013)
Asian
n/a
3%
Burnsville Elementary School Asian Students (2001-2008)
Hispanic
28%
16%
Burnsville Elementary School Black Students (1997-2015)
Black
2%
26%
Burnsville Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
70%
50%
Burnsville Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
n/a
4%
Burnsville Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic GroupsBurnsville Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNC 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.
0.440.66
Burnsville Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
56%
52%
Burnsville Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2015)
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.
7%
5%
Burnsville Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Yancey County s School District's student population of 2,235 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,455 in this district is less than the state average of $10,864. The district revenue/student has grown by 9% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,523 is less than the state average of $10,591. The district spending/student has grown by 6% over four years.
School District NameYancey County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
1
Number of Students Managed2,235912
Yancey County s School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$24 MM$18 MM
Yancey County s School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$25 MM$18 MM
Yancey County s School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$10,455$10,864
Yancey County s School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$10,523$10,591
Yancey County s School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • BurnsvilleEast Yancey Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 296 students
    0 miles
    285 Georges Fork Road
    BurnsvilleNC 28714
    (828)682-2281
    06-8296
  • MicavilleMicaville Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 165 students
    2.4 miles
    Po Box 122
    MicavilleNC 28755
    (828)675-4161
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  • Burnsville Clearmont Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 126 students
    3.9 miles
    1175 Clearmont School Road
    BurnsvilleNC 28714
    (828)682-2337
    3.9KG-5126
  • BurnsvilleMountain Heritage High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 671 students
    4.1 miles
    Po Box 70
    BurnsvilleNC 28714
    (828)682-6103
    4.19-12671
  • BurnsvilleCane River Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 250 students
    6.5 miles
    1128 Cane River School Road
    BurnsvilleNC 28714
    (828)682-2202
    6.56-8250

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