Grifton Elementary School

  • Grifton Elementary School serves 566 students in grades PK-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the NC average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 50%.
  • Grifton Elementary School operates within the Pitt County s School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 566 students has grown by 8% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 38 teachers has grown by 5% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades PK-8
Total Students566 students
Grifton Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Grifton Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
Grifton Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeGrifton Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
Grifton Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
Asian
1%
3%
Grifton Elementary School Asian Students (1999-2015)
Hispanic
19%
16%
Grifton Elementary School Black Students (1995-2015)
Black
37%
26%
Grifton Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
39%
50%
Grifton Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
4%
4%
Grifton Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsGrifton 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.
0.680.66
Grifton 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.
67%
52%
Grifton Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2015)
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.
5%
5%
Grifton Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Pitt County s School District's student population of 24,305 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,758 in this district is less than the state average of $10,864. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,405 is less than the state average of $10,591. The district spending/student has grown by 7% over four years.
School District NamePitt County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
37
1
Number of Students Managed24,305912
Pitt County s School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$208 MM$18 MM
Pitt County s School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$224 MM$18 MM
Pitt County s School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$8,758$10,864
Pitt County s School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$9,405$10,591
Pitt 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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