Pisgah Forest Elementary School

Serves grades KG - 5

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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
1076 Ecusta Rd
Brevard, NC 28712
Phone
(828) 877-4481
District
TRANSYLVANIA COUNTY SCHOOLS
County
TRANSYLVANIA COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
544
Classroom Teachers
36

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to North Carolina

4

(10 is best)

Better than 39.9% of NC schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

5

(10 is best)

Pisgah Forest Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 43 48
Proficiency in Reading 44 44
Proficiency in Math 41 53

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 34 48
Proficiency in Reading 34 45
Proficiency in Math 33 50

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 47 47
Proficiency in Reading 44 41
Proficiency in Math 50 53

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 14.91
AVG FOR DISTRICT 12.60
AVG FOR STATE 15.48
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 83 15.3%
Grade 1 92 16.9%
Grade 2 95 17.5%
Grade 3 80 14.7%
Grade 4 96 17.6%
Grade 5 98 18.0%
Total 544 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 81.3% 86.1% 51.0%
Black 3.6% 5.0% 26.6%
Hispanic 14.6% 7.6% 17.6%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.6% 0.7% 3.3%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.6% 1.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 57.7% 54.9% 57.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 50.9% 47.8% 53.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.8% 7.1% 4.3%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 33,291 10,383,620
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 87.5 210
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 4.0% 5.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD 15.2% 19.4%
20-44 YEARS OLD 24.0% 32.9%
45-64 YEARS OLD 28.3% 26.3%
65 OR OLDER 28.6% 15.5%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 14,125 3,918,597
Single Parent Households With Children 7.5% 11.1%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 87.5% 87.4%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 29.9% 30.5%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 4.2% 9.6%
$100,000 - $149,999 8.6% 12.5%
$75,000 - $99,999 12.4% 12.0%
$50,000 - $74,999 20.0% 18.1%
$30,000 - $49,999 24.2% 19.6%
$15,000 - $29,999 17.7% 16.0%
$15,000 or less 12.8% 12.2%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,503 $22,682,464 59.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $387 $1,349,856 3.5%
Staff $556 $1,939,328 5.1%
General Administration $136 $474,368 1.2%
School Administration $645 $2,249,760 5.9%
Operation $922 $3,215,936 8.4%
Transportation $406 $1,416,128 3.7%
Other $265 $924,320 2.4%
Total Support $3,318 $11,573,184 30.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,114 $3,885,632 10.2%
Total Expenditures $10,935 $38,141,280 100.0%
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%