Carolina Beach Elementary School

  • Carolina Beach Elementary School serves 433 students in grades KG-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the NC average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 50%.
  • Carolina Beach Elementary School operates within the New Hanover County s School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 433 students has declined by 7% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 13% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades KG-5
Total Students433 students
Carolina Beach Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Carolina Beach Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
Carolina Beach Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeCarolina Beach Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
Carolina Beach Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Carolina Beach Elementary School American Indian Students (1988-2010)
Asian
1%
3%
Carolina Beach Elementary School Asian Students (2000-2015)
Hispanic
5%
16%
Carolina Beach Elementary School Black Students (1997-2015)
Black
2%
26%
Carolina Beach Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
90%
50%
Carolina Beach Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
2%
4%
Carolina Beach Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsCarolina Beach 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.
0.190.66
Carolina Beach 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.
27%
52%
Carolina Beach Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2015)
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.
4%
5%
Carolina Beach Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • New Hanover County s School District's student population of 26,018 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $13,284 is higher than the state average of $10,864. The district revenue/student has grown by 41% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,163 is less than the state average of $10,591. The district spending/student has grown by 5% over four years.
School District NameNew Hanover County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
41
1
Number of Students Managed26,018912
New Hanover County s School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$343 MM$18 MM
New Hanover County s School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$263 MM$18 MM
New Hanover County s School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$13,284$10,864
New Hanover County s School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$10,163$10,591
New Hanover 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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