Catawba County School District

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  • For the 2018-19 school year, there are 28 public schools managed by Catawba County School District serving 16,544 students in Newton, North Carolina.
  • Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the North Carolina state average of 51%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is more than the state average of 16:1.

Catawba County School District (2018-19)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Newton Balls Creek Elementary School
    2620 Balls Creek Road
    Newton, NC 28658
    (828)464-4766

    Grades: PK-6 | 631 students
  • Catawba Bandys High School
    5040 E Bandys Road
    Catawba, NC 28609
    (828)241-3171

    Grades: 9-12 | 885 students
  • Vale Banoak Elementary School
    7651 W Nc 10 Hwy
    Vale, NC 28168
    (704)462-2849

    Grades: K-6 | 296 students
  • Newton Blackburn Elementary School
    4377 W Nc 10 Hwy
    Newton, NC 28658
    (704)462-1344

    Grades: K-6 | 673 students
  • Claremont Bunker Hill High School
    4675 Oxford School Road
    Claremont, NC 28610
    (828)241-3355

    Grades: 9-12 | 955 students
  • Catawba Catawba Elementary School
    5415 Hudson Chapel Road
    Catawba, NC 28609
    (828)241-3131

    Grades: PK-6 | 436 students
  • Catawba Catawba Rosenwald Education Center Special Education School
    403 6th Ave Sw
    Catawba, NC 28609
    (828)241-2734

    Grades: K-12 | 94 students
  • Hickory Challenger Early College High School
    2550 Hwy 70 Se
    Hickory, NC 28602
    (828)485-2980

    Grades: 9-13 | 397 students
  • Maiden Charles H Tuttle Elementary School
    2872 Water Plant Road
    Maiden, NC 28650
    (828)428-3080

    Grades: K-6 | 457 students
  • Claremont Claremont Elementary School
    3384 E Main Street
    Claremont, NC 28610
    (828)459-7921

    Grades: PK-6 | 417 students
  • Hickory Clyde Campbell Elementary School
    2121 35th Avenue Drive Ne
    Hickory, NC 28601
    (828)256-2769

    Grades: K-6 | 549 students
  • Newton Fred T Foard High School
    3407 Plateau Road
    Newton, NC 28658
    (704)462-1496

    Grades: 9-12 | 995 students
  • Hickory Harry M Arndt Middle School
    3350 34th Street Drive Ne
    Hickory, NC 28601
    (828)256-9545

    Grades: 7-8 | 620 students
  • Newton Jacobs Fork Middle School
    3431 Plateau Road
    Newton, NC 28658
    (704)462-1827

    Grades: 7-8 | 483 students
  • Conover Lyle Creek Elementary School
    1845 Edgewater Drive Nw
    Conover, NC 28613
    (828)464-0299

    Grades: K-6 | 511 students
  • Maiden Maiden Elementary School
    201 N Main Avenue
    Maiden, NC 28650
    (828)428-8769

    Grades: K-6 | 505 students
  • Maiden Maiden High School
    600 West Main Street
    Maiden, NC 28650
    (828)428-8197

    Grades: 9-12 | 904 students
  • Maiden Maiden Middle School
    518 North C Avenue
    Maiden, NC 28650
    (828)428-2326

    Grades: 7-8 | 448 students
  • Claremont Mill Creek Middle School
    1041 Shiloh Road
    Claremont, NC 28610
    (828)241-2711

    Grades: 7-8 | 413 students
  • Hickory Mountain View Elementary School
    5911 Dwayne Starnes Road
    Hickory, NC 28602
    (828)294-2020

    Grades: PK-6 | 793 students
  • Claremont Oxford Elementary School
    5915 Oxford School Road
    Claremont, NC 28610
    (828)459-7220

    Grades: PK-6 | 592 students
  • Claremont River Bend Middle School
    4670 Oxford School Road
    Claremont, NC 28610
    (828)241-2754

    Grades: 7-8 | 471 students
  • Conover Saint Stephens Elementary School
    684 30th Street Ne
    Conover, NC 28613
    (828)256-2570

    Grades: K-6 | 719 students
  • Hickory Saint Stephens High School
    3205 34th Street Drive Ne
    Hickory, NC 28601
    (828)256-9841

    Grades: 9-12 | 1259 students
  • Sherrills Ford Sherrills Ford Elementary School
    8103 Sherrills Ford Road
    Sherrills Ford, NC 28673
    (828)478-2662

    Grades: K-6 | 483 students
  • Hickory Snow Creek Elementary School
    3238 Snow Creek Rd
    Hickory, NC 28601
    (828)256-2335

    Grades: PK-6 | 569 students
  • Newton Startown Elementary School
    4119 Startown Road
    Newton, NC 28658
    (828)464-1257

    Grades: PK-6 | 529 students
  • Hickory Webb A Murray Elementary School
    3901 Section House Road
    Hickory, NC 28601
    (828)256-2196

    Grades: PK-6 | 460 students

Overview

School District NameCatawba County School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students16,544 students
# of Teachers1,000 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio17:1
# of Male Students8,099 students
% Male Students
49%
# of Female Students8,445 students
% Female Students
51%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.52
# of American Indian Students15 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students1,102 students
% Asian Students
7%
# of Hispanic Students2,594 students
% Hispanic Students
16%
# of Black Students887 students
% Black Students
5%
# of White Students11,165 students
% White Students
67%
# of Hawaiian Students8 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students773 students
% of Two or more races Students
5%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:191
# of Students in Kindergarten:1,114
# of Students in 1st Grade:1,114
# of Students in 2nd Grade:1,210
# of Students in 3rd Grade:1,217
# of Students in 4th Grade:1,288
# of Students in 5th Grade:1,257
# of Students in 6th Grade:1,258
# of Students in 7th Grade:1,137
# of Students in 8th Grade:1,314
# of Students in 9th Grade:1,448
# of Students in 10th Grade:1,383
# of Students in 11th Grade:1,350
# of Students in 12th Grade:1,263
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Catawba County School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 272 school districts in North Carolina (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 91% has increased from 89% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (NC)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
48%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Catawba County 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Catawba County 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 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
91%
88%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Catawba County School District and public school graduation rate of NC by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $9,429 in this school district is less than the state average of $9,693. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $8,724 is less than the state average of $9,473. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (NC)
Total Revenue$163 MM$8 MM
This chart display total revenue of Catawba County School District and average revenue for each school distric in NC by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$151 MM$8 MM
This chart display total spending of Catawba County School District and average spending for each school distric in NC by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$9,429$9,693
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Catawba County School District and average revenue per public school student in NC by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$8,724$9,473
This chart display average spending per public school student in Catawba County School District and average spending per public school student in NC by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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Catawba County School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.52, which is lower than the North Carolina average of 0.67. The most diverse school in the district is Saint Stephens Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in North Carolina or national school diversity statistics.