Cove Creek Elementary School

  • Cove Creek Elementary School serves 287 students in grades KG-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the NC average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 50%.
  • Cove Creek Elementary School operates within the Watauga County s School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 287 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades KG-8
Total Students287 students
Cove Creek Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Cove Creek Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
Cove Creek Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeCove Creek Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio11:116:1
Cove Creek Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
Asian
n/a
3%
Cove Creek Elementary School Asian Students (1993-2013)
Hispanic
6%
16%
Cove Creek Elementary School Black Students (1995-2015)
Black
n/a
26%
Cove Creek Elementary School Black Students (1990-2010)
White
92%
50%
Cove Creek Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
2%
4%
Cove Creek Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsCove Creek 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.
0.150.66
Cove Creek Elementary School Diversity Score (1991-2015)
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.
43%
52%
Cove Creek 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.
11%
5%
Cove Creek Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Watauga County s School District's student population of 4,406 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,384 is higher than the state average of $10,864. The district revenue/student has grown by 15% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,883 is higher than the state average of $10,591. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameWatauga County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
1
Number of Students Managed4,406912
Watauga County s School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$52 MM$18 MM
Watauga County s School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$50 MM$18 MM
Watauga County s School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$11,384$10,864
Watauga County s School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$10,883$10,591
Watauga 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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