Hominy Valley Elementary School

  • Hominy Valley Elementary School serves 480 students in grades KG-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the NC average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 50%.
  • Hominy Valley Elementary School operates within the Buncombe County s School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 480 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-5
Total Students 480 students
Hominy Valley Elementary School Total Students (2001-2015)
Gender % Hominy Valley Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 31 teachers
Hominy Valley Elementary School Total Teachers (2002-2015)
Students by Grade Hominy Valley Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.26 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
Hominy Valley Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (2002-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Hominy Valley Elementary School American Indian Students (2006-2009)
Asian
n/a
3%
Hominy Valley Elementary School Asian Students (2001-2014)
Hispanic
13%
16%
Hominy Valley Elementary School Black Students (2001-2015)
Black
2%
26%
Hominy Valley Elementary School Black Students (2002-2015)
White
85%
50%
Hominy Valley Elementary School White Students (2001-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Hominy Valley Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
n/a
4%
Hominy Valley Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Hominy Valley 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.
0.26 0.45
Hominy Valley Elementary School Diversity Score (2001-2015)
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.
41%
52%
Hominy Valley Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2015)
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%
Hominy Valley Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2015)

District Comparison

  • Buncombe County s School District's student population of 25,006 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,135 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 $9,369 is less than the state average of $11,529. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Buncombe County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
43
1
Number of Students Managed 25,006 912
Buncombe County s School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $233 MM $10 MM
Buncombe County s School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $239 MM $11 MM
Buncombe County s School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,135 $11,110
Buncombe County s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,369 $11,529
Buncombe 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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