Monroe Avenue Elementary School

  • Monroe Avenue Elementary School serves 469 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the NC average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 50%.
  • Monroe Avenue Elementary School operates within the Richmond County s School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 469 students has grown by 32% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 32 teachers has grown by 23% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 469 students
Monroe Avenue Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Monroe Avenue Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 32 teachers
Monroe Avenue Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Monroe Avenue Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.65 is more 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
Monroe Avenue Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
American Indian
2%
1%
Monroe Avenue Elementary School American Indian Students (1988-2015)
Hispanic
15%
16%
Monroe Avenue Elementary School Black Students (1991-2015)
Black
49%
26%
Monroe Avenue Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
31%
50%
Monroe Avenue Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Monroe Avenue Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
3%
4%
Monroe Avenue Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Monroe Avenue 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.
0.65 0.45
Monroe Avenue 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.
99%
52%
Monroe Avenue Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2015)
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.
n/a
5%
Monroe Avenue Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2013)

District Comparison

  • Richmond County s School District's student population of 7,741 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,055 in this district is less than the state average of $11,110. The district revenue/student has declined by 5% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,960 is less than the state average of $11,529. The district spending/student has declined by 12% over four years.
School District Name Richmond County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
16
1
Number of Students Managed 7,741 912
Richmond County s School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $69 MM $10 MM
Richmond County s School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $68 MM $11 MM
Richmond County s School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,055 $11,110
Richmond County s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $8,960 $11,529
Richmond 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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