Avery's Creek Elementary School

Serves grades KG - 4

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
15 Park South Boulevard
Arden, NC 28704
Phone
(828) 654-1810
District
BUNCOMBE COUNTY SCHOOLS
County
BUNCOMBE COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
582
Classroom Teachers
41

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to North Carolina

7

(10 is best)

Better than 60.9% of NC schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

7

(10 is best)

Avery's Creek Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 51 48
Proficiency in Reading 49 44
Proficiency in Math 52 53

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 48 48
Proficiency in Reading 46 45
Proficiency in Math 50 50

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 14.36
AVG FOR DISTRICT 15.06
AVG FOR STATE 15.48
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 99 17.0%
Grade 1 120 20.6%
Grade 2 116 19.9%
Grade 3 138 23.7%
Grade 4 109 18.7%
Total 582 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 45.1% 73.9% 51.0%
Black 11.6% 7.1% 26.6%
Hispanic 40.6% 16.8% 17.6%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 2.4% 1.4% 3.3%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.4% 0.7% 1.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 67.9% 54.3% 57.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 61.9% 47.1% 53.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.0% 7.2% 4.3%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 211,802 10,383,620
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 332.3 210
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.0% 5.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD 16.5% 19.4%
20-44 YEARS OLD 31.7% 32.9%
45-64 YEARS OLD 27.9% 26.3%
65 OR OLDER 18.9% 15.5%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 87,675 3,918,597
Single Parent Households With Children 6.6% 11.1%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 90.3% 87.4%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 35.5% 30.5%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 7.1% 9.6%
$100,000 - $149,999 11.5% 12.5%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.0% 12.0%
$50,000 - $74,999 19.4% 18.1%
$30,000 - $49,999 22.2% 19.6%
$15,000 - $29,999 18.2% 16.0%
$15,000 or less 10.6% 12.2%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,559 $136,545,717 52.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $495 $12,158,685 4.7%
Staff $458 $11,249,854 4.3%
General Administration $71 $1,743,973 0.7%
School Administration $575 $14,123,725 5.4%
Operation $764 $18,766,132 7.2%
Transportation $391 $9,604,133 3.7%
Other $228 $5,600,364 2.2%
Total Support $2,983 $73,271,429 28.1%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,069 $50,820,847 19.5%
Total Expenditures $10,611 $260,637,993 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,442 $8,441,203,249 56.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $425 $659,132,007 4.4%
Staff $311 $482,027,256 3.2%
General Administration $131 $203,931,060 1.4%
School Administration $561 $870,279,909 5.8%
Operation $712 $1,104,958,182 7.4%
Transportation $359 $556,694,959 3.7%
Other $285 $442,267,846 3.0%
Total Support $2,785 $4,319,313,970 29.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,383 $2,144,679,288 14.4%
Total Expenditures $9,609 $14,905,154,259 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%