Hendersonville Elementary School

  • Hendersonville Elementary School serves 430 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 81% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 47%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 73% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 47%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Hendersonville Elementary School placed in the top 5% of all schools in North Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 50%.

Top Placements

Hendersonville Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in North Carolina for:

School Overview

  • Hendersonville Elementary School's student population of 430 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2007)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students430 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hendersonville Elementary School is ranked within the top 5% of all 2,538 schools in North Carolina (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Hendersonville Elementary School is 0.29, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NC)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
81%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Hendersonville Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Hendersonville Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of North Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
4%
16%
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Black
6%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Hendersonville Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
84%
50%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Hendersonville Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Hendersonville Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NC.
Diversity Score0.290.46
This chart display the diversity score of Hendersonville Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of North Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Hendersonville Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Hendersonville Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHenderson County s School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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