Bruce Drysdale 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: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
271 Bearcat Blvd.
Hendersonville, NC 28792
Phone
(828) 697-5568
District
HENDERSON COUNTY SCHOOLS
County
HENDERSON COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
468
Classroom Teachers
36

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to North Carolina

4

(10 is best)

Better than 32.6% of NC schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

4

(10 is best)

Bruce Drysdale Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 44 48
Proficiency in Reading 43 44
Proficiency in Math 45 53

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 36 48
Proficiency in Reading 29 45
Proficiency in Math 43 50

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 34 47
Proficiency in Reading 36 41
Proficiency in Math 31 53

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 13.00
AVG FOR DISTRICT 14.89
AVG FOR STATE 15.48
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 72 15.4%
Grade 1 93 19.9%
Grade 2 80 17.1%
Grade 3 87 18.6%
Grade 4 78 16.7%
Grade 5 58 12.4%
Total 468 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 47.0% 68.9% 51.0%
Black 17.3% 4.3% 26.6%
Hispanic 33.2% 24.8% 17.6%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 1.2% 1.3% 3.3%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.4% 0.7% 1.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 75.4% 54.3% 57.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 69.9% 46.3% 53.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.6% 8.0% 4.3%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 112,156 10,383,620
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 299.1 210
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 4.9% 6.0%
5-19 YEARS OLD 16.3% 19.5%
20-44 YEARS OLD 26.5% 33.1%
45-64 YEARS OLD 27.6% 26.3%
65 OR OLDER 24.7% 15.1%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 47,804 3,915,905
Single Parent Households With Children 7.9% 11.3%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 89.5% 86.9%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 31.2% 29.9%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 6.2% 8.7%
$100,000 - $149,999 11.0% 11.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 13.0% 11.8%
$50,000 - $74,999 20.4% 18.1%
$30,000 - $49,999 20.2% 20.1%
$15,000 - $29,999 17.5% 16.6%
$15,000 or less 11.7% 13.0%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,572 $76,325,256 63.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $304 $4,164,192 3.4%
Staff $262 $3,588,876 3.0%
General Administration $84 $1,150,632 1.0%
School Administration $437 $5,986,026 5.0%
Operation $684 $9,369,432 7.8%
Transportation $248 $3,397,104 2.8%
Other $305 $4,177,890 3.5%
Total Support $2,323 $31,820,454 26.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $910 $12,465,180 10.3%
Total Expenditures $8,805 $120,610,890 100.0%
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%