Pender County School District

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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 16 public schools managed by Pender County School District serving 9,490 students in Burgaw, North Carolina.
  • Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is less than the North Carolina state average of 51%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the state average of 16:1.

Pender County School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Burgaw Burgaw Elementary School
    400 North Wright Street
    Burgaw, NC 28425
    (910)259-0145

    Grades: PK-5 | 578 students
  • Burgaw Burgaw Middle School
    500 South Wright Street
    Burgaw, NC 28425
    (910)259-0149

    Grades: 6-8 | 260 students
  • Rocky Point Cape Fear Elementary School
    1882 Nc Hwy 133
    Rocky Point, NC 28457
    (910)602-3767

    Grades: PK-5 | 479 students
  • Rocky Point Cape Fear Middle School
    1886 Nc Hwy 133
    Rocky Point, NC 28457
    (910)602-3334

    Grades: 6-8 | 484 students
  • Rocky Point Heide Trask High School
    14328 Nc Hwy 210
    Rocky Point, NC 28457
    (910)602-6810

    Grades: 9-12 | 764 students
  • Burgaw Malpass Corner Elementary School
    4992 Malpass Corner Road
    Burgaw, NC 28425
    (910)283-5889

    Grades: PK-5 | 470 students
  • Hampstead North Topsail Elementary School
    1310 Sloop Point Loop Road
    Hampstead, NC 28443
    (910)270-0694

    Grades: PK-5 | 777 students
  • Burgaw Pender Early College High School
    100 East Industrial Drive
    Burgaw, NC 28425
    (910)362-7925

    Grades: 9-13 | 212 students
  • Burgaw Pender High School
    5380 Nc Hwy 53 W
    Burgaw, NC 28425
    (910)259-0162

    Grades: 9-12 | 621 students
  • Willard Penderlea Elementary School
    82 Penderlea School Rd
    Willard, NC 28478
    (910)285-2761

    Grades: PK-8 | 499 students
  • Rocky Point Rocky Point Elementary School
    255 Elementary School Road
    Rocky Point, NC 28457
    (910)675-2309

    Grades: PK-5 | 482 students
  • Hampstead South Topsail Elementary School
    997 Hoover Road
    Hampstead, NC 28443
    (910)270-2756

    Grades: PK-5 | 681 students
  • Hampstead Topsail Elementary School
    17385 Us Hwy 17
    Hampstead, NC 28443
    (910)270-1977

    Grades: PK-5 | 583 students
  • Hampstead Topsail High School
    245 St. Johns Church Road
    Hampstead, NC 28443
    (910)270-2755

    Grades: 9-12 | 1395 students
  • Hampstead Topsail Middle School
    17445 Us Hwy 17
    Hampstead, NC 28443
    (910)270-2612

    Grades: 6-8 | 1038 students
  • Burgaw West Pender Middle School
    10750 Nc Hwy 53 West
    Burgaw, NC 28425
    (910)283-5626

    Grades: 6-8 | 167 students

Overview

School District NamePender County School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students9,490 students
# of Teachers588 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio16:1
# of Male Students4,747 students
% Male Students
50%
# of Female Students4,743 students
% Female Students
50%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.52
# of American Indian Students41 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students50 students
% Asian Students
1%
# of Hispanic Students1,307 students
% Hispanic Students
14%
# of Black Students1,373 students
% Black Students
14%
# of White Students6,375 students
% White Students
67%
# of Hawaiian Students5 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students339 students
% of Two or more races Students
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:218
# of Students in Kindergarten:671
# of Students in 1st Grade:647
# of Students in 2nd Grade:674
# of Students in 3rd Grade:763
# of Students in 4th Grade:748
# of Students in 5th Grade:687
# of Students in 6th Grade:701
# of Students in 7th Grade:635
# of Students in 8th Grade:776
# of Students in 9th Grade:837
# of Students in 10th Grade:791
# of Students in 11th Grade:705
# of Students in 12th Grade:604
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Pender 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 89% has increased from 87% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (NC)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Pender 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)
49%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Pender 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
89%
88%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Pender 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 $8,913 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 $8,613 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$78 MM$8 MM
This chart display total revenue of Pender County School District and average revenue for each school distric in NC by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$75 MM$8 MM
This chart display total spending of Pender County School District and average spending for each school distric in NC by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$8,913$9,693
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Pender County School District and average revenue per public school student in NC by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$8,613$9,473
This chart display average spending per public school student in Pender 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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Did You Know?
Pender County School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.52, which is higher than the North Carolina average of 0.46. The most diverse school in the district is Burgaw Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in North Carolina or national school diversity statistics.