Denton Elementary School

  • Denton Elementary School serves 381 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the NC average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 4% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 50%.
  • Denton Elementary School operates within the Davidson County s School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 381 students has declined by 15% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 16% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 381 students
Denton Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Denton Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 25 teachers
Denton Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Denton Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.08 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 15:1 16:1
Denton Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
n/a
3%
Denton Elementary School Asian Students (2012-2014)
Hispanic
3%
16%
Denton Elementary School Black Students (2000-2015)
Black
n/a
26%
Denton Elementary School Black Students (2004-2009)
White
96%
50%
Denton Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Denton Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
1%
4%
Denton Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2013-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Denton Elementary School 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.
0.08 0.45
Denton 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.
51%
52%
Denton Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2015)
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.
6%
5%
Denton Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Davidson County s School District's student population of 19,854 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $7,978 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 $7,931 is less than the state average of $11,529. The district spending/student has declined by 9% over four years.
School District Name Davidson County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
35
1
Number of Students Managed 19,854 912
Davidson County s School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $159 MM $10 MM
Davidson County s School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $158 MM $11 MM
Davidson County s School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $7,978 $11,110
Davidson County s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $7,931 $11,529
Davidson 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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