Clarkton School Of Discovery

  • Clarkton School Of Discovery serves 277 students in grades 6-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the NC average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 43% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 50%.
  • Clarkton School Of Discovery operates within the Bladen County s School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 277 students has declined by 23% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has grown by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-8
Total Students 277 students
Clarkton School Of Discovery Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Clarkton School Of Discovery Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 19 teachers
Clarkton School Of Discovery Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Clarkton School Of Discovery Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.58 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 15:1 16:1
Clarkton School Of Discovery Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
American Indian
1%
1%
Clarkton School Of Discovery American Indian Students (1990-2015)
Asian
1%
3%
Clarkton School Of Discovery Asian Students (2002-2015)
Hispanic
8%
16%
Clarkton School Of Discovery Black Students (1999-2015)
Black
30%
26%
Clarkton School Of Discovery Black Students (1988-2015)
White
57%
50%
Clarkton School Of Discovery White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Clarkton School Of Discovery Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
3%
4%
Clarkton School Of Discovery Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Clarkton School Of Discovery 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.
0.58 0.45
Clarkton School Of Discovery 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.
98%
52%
Clarkton School Of Discovery 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.
n/a
5%
Clarkton School Of Discovery Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2013)

District Comparison

  • Bladen County s School District's student population of 4,925 students has decreased by 8% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,963 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 $10,549 is less than the state average of $11,529. The district spending/student has grown by 5% over four years.
School District Name Bladen County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
13
1
Number of Students Managed 4,925 912
Bladen County s School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $47 MM $10 MM
Bladen County s School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $50 MM $11 MM
Bladen County s School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,963 $11,110
Bladen County s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,549 $11,529
Bladen 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 Location Miles Grades Students
  • ClarktonB T Washington Primary
    Grades: PK-5 | 218 students
    0.9 miles
    66 Booker T Washington Road
    ClarktonNC 28433
    (910)647-4161
    0.9PK-5218
  • BladenboroBladenboro Primary
    Grades: PK-4 | 447 students
    8.3 miles
    Po Box 820
    BladenboroNC 28320
    (910)863-3387
    8.3PK-4447
  • ElizabethtownElizabethtown Middle School
    Grades: 5-8 | 389 students
    8.5 miles
    Po Box 639
    ElizabethtownNC 28337
    (910)862-4071
    8.55-8389
  • BladenboroBladenboro Middle School
    Grades: 5-8 | 363 students
    8.6 miles
    910 South Main Street
    BladenboroNC 28320
    (910)863-3232
    8.65-8363
  • Red SpringsEast Bladen High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 646 students
    8.9 miles
    Po Box 578
    Red SpringsNC 28377
    (910)645-2500
    8.99-12646

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