Iron Station Elementary School

  • Iron Station Elementary School serves 461 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 56% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 43% (which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 51%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Iron Station Elementary School's student population of 461 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 34 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2008)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students461 students
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Total Classroom Teachers34 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Iron Station Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Iron Station Elementary School is 0.36, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.67. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NC)
Overall School Rank#800 out of 2,538 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
43%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
7%
17%
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Black
9%
26%
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White
79%
49%
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score0.360.67
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Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameLincoln County s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school to Iron Station Elementary School is Asbury Academy (2.6 miles away)
  • The nearest middle school is Asbury Academy (2.6 miles away)
  • The nearest elementary school is Asbury Academy (2.6 miles away)
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