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For the 2021 school year, there are 6 public schools serving 3,047 students in Ashe County Schools School District. Ashe County Schools School District has one of the highest concentrations of top ranked public schools in North Carolina.
The top ranked public schools in Ashe County Schools School District are Mountain View Elementary School, Ashe County Middle School and Westwood Elementary School. Overall testing rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
Public schools in Ashe County Schools School District have an average math proficiency score of 53% (versus the North Carolina public school average of 42%), and reading proficiency score of 56% (versus the 47% statewide average). This district's average testing ranking is 8/10, which is in the top 30% of public schools in North Carolina.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the North Carolina public school average of 52% (majority Black).

Overview

School District NameAshe County Schools School District
School District Websitehttp://www.ashe.k12.nc.us/
School District Phone Number(336) 246-7175
School District Grades OfferedPK - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (NC)
# of Schools6 Schools2,692 Schools
# of Students3,047 Students1,552,877 Students
# of Teachers226 Teachers99,390 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1

District Comparison

Ashe County Schools School District, which is ranked within the top 30% 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 87% has increased from 85% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (NC)
Overall Testing Rank
#64 out of 290 school districts
(Top 30%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Ashe County Schools  School District, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
48%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Ashe 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)
52%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Ashe 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
87%
86%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Ashe 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
0.250.68
# of American Indian Students3 Students20,174 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# of Asian Students17 Students51,717 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
4%
# of Hispanic Students347 Students271,308 Students
% Hispanic Students
11%
18%
# of Black Students18 Students393,564 Students
% Black Students
1%
25%
# of White Students2,614 Students749,494 Students
% White Students
86%
48%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a2,149 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students48 Students66,117 Students
% of Two or more races Students
2%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:6518,721
# of Students in Kindergarten:219115,151
# of Students in 1st Grade:193115,664
# of Students in 2nd Grade:228117,101
# of Students in 3rd Grade:227121,285
# of Students in 4th Grade:242122,938
# of Students in 5th Grade:257123,109
# of Students in 6th Grade:251119,917
# of Students in 7th Grade:224117,078
# of Students in 8th Grade:214110,188
# of Students in 9th Grade:257130,053
# of Students in 10th Grade:238120,963
# of Students in 11th Grade:234114,911
# of Students in 12th Grade:198105,294
# of Ungraded Students: - 504

Fiscal Data Comparison

The revenue/student of $11,115 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 $11,135 is higher 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$34 MM$9 MM
This chart display total revenue of Ashe 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$34 MM$9 MM
This chart display total spending of Ashe 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$11,115$10,287
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Ashe 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$11,135$10,742
This chart display average spending per public school student in Ashe 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.

Ashe County Schools School District Public Schools (2021)

  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Grades Students
  • Rank: #11.
    Mountain View Elementary School Math: 63% | Reading: 58%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    2789 Hwy 221 N
    Jefferson, NC 28640
    (336) 982-4200

    Grades: PK-6 | 614 students
  • Rank: #22.
    Ashe County Middle School Math: 60% | Reading: 62%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    255 Northwest Lane
    Warrensville, NC 28693
    (336) 384-3591

    Grades: 7-8 | 438 students
  • Rank: #33.
    Westwood Elementary School Math: 63% | Reading: 54%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    4083 Us Hwy 221s
    West Jefferson, NC 28694
    (336) 877-2921

    Grades: K-6 | 554 students
  • Rank: #44.
    Blue Ridge Elementary School Math: 57% | Reading: 55%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    5778 Nc Hwy 88 W
    Warrensville, NC 28693
    (336) 384-4500

    Grades: K-6 | 514 students
  • Rank: #55.
    Ashe County High School Math: ≤1% | Reading: 44%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    184 Campus Drive
    West Jefferson, NC 28694
    (336) 846-2400

    Grades: 9-12 | 927 students
  • Rank: #66.363 Campus Dr
    West Jefferson, NC 28694
    (336) 246-7175

    Grades: n/a | n/a student
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