Burnsville Elementary School

395 Burnsville School Rd

Burnsville, NC 28714

Tel: (828)682-4515
Grades KG-5
394 students
Burnsville Elementary School serves 394 students in grades KG - 5.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the NC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 49%.
Burnsville Elementary School operates within the Yancey County s School District.

School Overview

The student population of 394 students has declined by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 25 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 394 students
Burnsville Elementary School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Burnsville Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 25 teachers
Burnsville Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Burnsville Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.41 is less 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 16:1 16:1
Burnsville Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
27%
15%
Burnsville Elementary School Black Students (1998-2014)
Black
1%
26%
Burnsville Elementary School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
72%
51%
Burnsville Elementary School White Students (1990-2014)
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.
0.41 0.45
Burnsville Elementary School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
59%
47%
Burnsville Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2014)
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.
8%
7%
Burnsville Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Yancey County s School District's student population of 2,318 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,180 in this district is less than the state average of $10,864. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $10,246 is less than the state average of $10,591. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Yancey County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
1
Number of Students Managed 2,318 1,120
Yancey County s School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $24 MM $18 MM
Yancey County s School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $25 MM $18 MM
Yancey County s School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,180 $10,864
Yancey County s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,246 $10,591
Yancey County s School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Mountain Heritage High School (4.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is East Yancey Middle School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Micaville Elementary School (2.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • BurnsvilleEast Yancey Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 316 students
    0 miles
    285 Georges Fork Rd
    BurnsvilleNC 28714
    (828)682-2281
    06-8316
  • BurnsvilleMicaville Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 177 students
    2.4 miles
    112 State Hwy 80 South
    BurnsvilleNC 28714
    (828)675-4161
    2.4KG-5177
  • Burnsville Clearmont Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 126 students
    3.9 miles
    1175 Clearmont School Rd
    BurnsvilleNC 28714
    (828)682-2337
    3.9KG-5126
  • BurnsvilleMountain Heritage High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 676 students
    4.1 miles
    333 Mtn Heritage Hs Rd
    BurnsvilleNC 28714
    (828)682-6103
    4.19-12676
  • BurnsvilleCane River Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 275 students
    6.5 miles
    1128 Cane River School Rd
    BurnsvilleNC 28714
    (828)682-2202
    6.56-8275

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