Cape Hatteras Elementary School

  • Cape Hatteras Elementary School serves 299 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the NC average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 50%.
  • Cape Hatteras Elementary School operates within the Dare County s School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 299 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades PK-5
Total Students299 students
Cape Hatteras Elementary School Total Students (1999-2015)
Gender %Cape Hatteras Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
Cape Hatteras Elementary School Total Teachers (1998-2015)
Students by GradeCape Hatteras Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
Cape Hatteras Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1998-2015)
Asian
n/a
3%
Cape Hatteras Elementary School Asian Students (2005-2013)
Hispanic
19%
16%
Cape Hatteras Elementary School Black Students (1999-2015)
Black
n/a
26%
Cape Hatteras Elementary School Black Students (2002-2014)
White
79%
50%
Cape Hatteras Elementary School White Students (1999-2015)
Two or more races
2%
4%
Cape Hatteras Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsCape Hatteras 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.
0.340.66
Cape Hatteras Elementary School Diversity Score (2001-2015)
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.
42%
52%
Cape Hatteras Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1999-2015)
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.
11%
5%
Cape Hatteras Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Dare County s School District's student population of 5,086 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $13,327 is higher than the state average of $10,864. The district revenue/student has grown by 22% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,855 is higher than the state average of $10,591. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameDare County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
11
1
Number of Students Managed5,086912
Dare County s School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$68 MM$18 MM
Dare County s School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$60 MM$18 MM
Dare County s School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$13,327$10,864
Dare County s School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$11,855$10,591
Dare 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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    39.6 miles
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    SwanquarterNC 27885
    (252)926-0240
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