Valle Crucis Elementary School

Tel: (828)963-4712
  • Valle Crucis Elementary School serves 346 students in grades PK-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the NC average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 50%.
  • Valle Crucis Elementary School operates within the Watauga County s School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 346 students has declined by 8% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades PK-8
Total Students346 students
Valle Crucis Elementary School Total Students (1989-2016)
Gender %Valle Crucis Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
Valle Crucis Elementary School Total Teachers (1988-2016)
Students by GradeValle Crucis Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.27 is less than the state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School(NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio12:116:1
Valle Crucis Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2016)
Hispanic
11%
16%
Valle Crucis Elementary School Black Students (1996-2016)
Black
n/a
26%
Valle Crucis Elementary School Black Students (1991-2014)
White
85%
50%
Valle Crucis Elementary School White Students (1989-2016)
Two or more races
4%
4%
Valle Crucis Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsValle Crucis Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNC All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.270.46
Valle Crucis Elementary School Diversity Score (1992-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
37%
52%
Valle Crucis Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
Valle Crucis Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2016)

District Comparison

  • Watauga County s School District's student population of 4,402 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,384 is higher than the state average of $8,969. The district revenue/student has grown by 15% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,883 is higher than the state average of $8,766. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameWatauga County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
10
1
Number of Students Managed4,402870
Watauga County s School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
District Total Revenue$52 MM$8 MM
Watauga County s School District District Total Revenue (1992-2016)
District Spending$50 MM$8 MM
Watauga County s School District District Spending (1992-2016)
District Revenue / Student$11,384$8,969
Watauga County s School District District Revenue / Student (1997-2016)
District Spending / Student$10,883$8,766
Watauga County s School District District Spending / Student (1997-2016)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2016 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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North Carolina public schools have a diversity score of 0.46, which is higher than the national average of 0.32. The most diverse school district in North Carolina is Hoke County s School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in North Carolina or national school diversity statistics.
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