Scotts Creek Elementary School

  • Scotts Creek Elementary School serves 483 students in grades KG-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the NC average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic and American Indian), which is less than the state average of 50%.
  • Scotts Creek Elementary School operates within the Jackson County s School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 483 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades KG-8
Total Students 483 students
Scotts Creek Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Scotts Creek Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 31 teachers
Scotts Creek Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by Grade Scotts Creek Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.27 is less 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 16:1 16:1
Scotts Creek Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
American Indian
4%
1%
Scotts Creek Elementary School American Indian Students (1988-2015)
Asian
n/a
3%
Scotts Creek Elementary School Asian Students (1988-2014)
Hispanic
7%
16%
Scotts Creek Elementary School Black Students (2000-2015)
Black
3%
26%
Scotts Creek Elementary School Black Students (1990-2015)
White
85%
50%
Scotts Creek Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Scotts Creek Elementary School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
1%
4%
Scotts Creek Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Scotts Creek 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.
0.27 0.45
Scotts Creek 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.
54%
52%
Scotts Creek Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2015)
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.
10%
5%
Scotts Creek Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Jackson County s School District's student population of 3,712 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,008 in this district is less than the state average of $11,110. The district revenue/student has declined by 6% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,334 is less than the state average of $11,529. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Jackson County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
9
1
Number of Students Managed 3,712 912
Jackson County s School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $37 MM $10 MM
Jackson County s School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $34 MM $11 MM
Jackson County s School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,008 $11,110
Jackson County s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,334 $11,529
Jackson 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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