Anson County Schools School District

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For the 2021 school year, there are 10 public schools serving 3,311 students in Anson County Schools School District. Anson County Schools School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in North Carolina.
The top ranked public schools in Anson County Schools School District are Peachland-polkton Elementary School, Ansonville Elementary School and Anson Co. Early College High School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public schools in Anson County Schools School District have an average math proficiency score of 29% (versus the North Carolina public school average of 42%), and reading proficiency score of 33% (versus the 47% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public schools in North Carolina.
Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the North Carolina public school average of 52% (majority Black).

Overview

School District NameAnson County Schools School District
School District Websitehttp://www.ansonschools.org
School District Phone Number(704) 694-4417
School District Grades OfferedKG - 13
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (NC)
# of Schools10 Schools2,692 Schools
# of Students3,311 Students1,552,877 Students
# of Teachers209 Teachers99,390 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1

District Comparison

Anson County Schools School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 289 school districts in North Carolina (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-2018 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 84% has increased from 77% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (NC)
Overall Testing Rank
#233 out of 290 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Anson County Schools  School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
48%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Anson County Schools  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of NC by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Anson County Schools  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of NC by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Graduation Rate
84%
86%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Anson County Schools  School District and public school graduation rate of NC by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score
0.570.68
# of American Indian Students8 Students20,174 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# of Asian Students62 Students51,717 Students
% Asian Students
2%
4%
# of Hispanic Students173 Students271,308 Students
% Hispanic Students
5%
18%
# of Black Students1,891 Students393,564 Students
% Black Students
57%
25%
# of White Students1,105 Students749,494 Students
% White Students
33%
48%
# of Hawaiian Students2 Students2,149 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students110 Students66,117 Students
% of Two or more races Students
3%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - 18,721
# of Students in Kindergarten:263115,151
# of Students in 1st Grade:257115,664
# of Students in 2nd Grade:268117,101
# of Students in 3rd Grade:271121,285
# of Students in 4th Grade:271122,938
# of Students in 5th Grade:236123,109
# of Students in 6th Grade:239119,917
# of Students in 7th Grade:232117,078
# of Students in 8th Grade:221110,188
# of Students in 9th Grade:318130,053
# of Students in 10th Grade:265120,963
# of Students in 11th Grade:269114,911
# of Students in 12th Grade:201105,294
# of Ungraded Students: - 504

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $11,217 is higher than the state median of $10,287. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $10,708 is less than the state median of $10,742. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017This School DistrictThis State (NC)
Total Revenue$37 MM$9 MM
This chart display total revenue of Anson County Schools  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in NC by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$36 MM$9 MM
This chart display total spending of Anson County Schools  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in NC by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$11,217$10,287
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Anson County Schools  School District and median value from average revenue per public school student of all school districts in NC by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$10,708$10,742
This chart display average spending per public school student in Anson County Schools  School District and median value from average spending per public school student of all school districts in NC by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Anson County Schools School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Peachland-polkton Elementary School Math: 62% | Reading: 57%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    9633 Hwy 74 W
    Peachland, NC 28133
    (704) 272-8061

    Grades: K-6 | 451 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Ansonville Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    9104 Hwy 52 N
    Wadesboro, NC 28170
    (704) 826-8337

    Grades: K-6 | 194 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Anson Co. Early College High School Math: ≤10% | Reading: 60-69%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    177 Ledbetter Street
    Polkton, NC 28135
    (704) 272-5396

    Grades: 9-13 | 213 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Lilesville Elementary School Math: 35-39% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    121 Camden Street
    Lilesville, NC 28091
    (704) 848-4975

    Grades: K-6 | 270 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Anson Middle School Math: 24% | Reading: 30%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    832 Us Hwy 52 N
    Wadesboro, NC 28170
    (704) 694-3945

    Grades: 6-8 | 621 students
  • Rank: #66.
    Morven Elementary School Math: 30-34% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    6715 Hwy 52 S
    Morven, NC 28119
    (704) 851-9306

    Grades: K-5 | 190 students
  • Rank: #77.
    Anson High School Math: ≤5% | Reading: 25-29%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    96 Anson High School Road
    Wadesboro, NC 28170
    (704) 694-9301

    Grades: 9-12 | 774 students
  • Rank: #88.
    Anson Academy Alternative School
    Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    118 N. Ashe Street
    Wadesboro, NC 28170
    (704) 694-7447

    Grades: 7-12 | 78 students
  • Rank: #99.
    Wadesboro Elementary School Math: 15-19% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    321 Camden Road
    Bat Cave, NC 28710
    (704) 694-9383

    Grades: 4-5 | 167 students
  • Rank: #1010.
    Wadesboro Primary Math: 10-14% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    1542 Hwy 52 S
    Wadesboro, NC 28170
    (704) 694-4423

    Grades: K-3 | 353 students
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