Hardin Park Elementary School

  • Hardin Park Elementary School serves 805 students in grades PK-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the NC average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 50%.
  • Hardin Park Elementary School operates within the Watauga County s School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 805 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 68 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-8
Total Students 805 students
Hardin Park Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Hardin Park Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 68 teachers
Hardin Park Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Hardin Park Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.42 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 12:1 16:1
Hardin Park Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Hardin Park Elementary School American Indian Students (1994-2011)
Asian
2%
3%
Hardin Park Elementary School Asian Students (1990-2015)
Hispanic
18%
16%
Hardin Park Elementary School Black Students (1991-2015)
Black
2%
26%
Hardin Park Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
74%
50%
Hardin Park Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Hardin Park Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
4%
4%
Hardin Park Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Hardin Park 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.
0.42 0.45
Hardin Park 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.
33%
52%
Hardin Park 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.
4%
5%
Hardin Park Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

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 $9,883 in this district is less than the state average of $11,110. The district revenue/student has declined by 15% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,967 is less than the state average of $11,529. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Watauga County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
1
Number of Students Managed 4,406 912
Watauga County s School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $43 MM $10 MM
Watauga County s School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $47 MM $11 MM
Watauga County s School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,883 $11,110
Watauga County s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,967 $11,529
Watauga 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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