Hickory, NC
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Hickory Public Schools

Source & Methodology

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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 2015 – 2016 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2015 (latest available). Updated annually.

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Hickory City Schools School District Details

Hickory City Schools School District
432 4th Avenue Sw
Hickory, NC 28602

4,480 Students enrolled in District

9 Schools in District

16 Students Per Classroom (State average is 15)

Hickory City Schools School District School Quality Ratings

District Quality Compared to North Carolina

(10 is best)

Better than of NC school districts.

District Quality Compared to U.S. info

(10 is best)

Better than of U.S. school districts.

Public School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind)

Discipline District State
Proficiency in Reading and Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Reading
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110
Proficiency in Math
School District
State
0.101011101001110 0.101011101001110

Schools in this District

School Grades
Grandview Middle School
451 Catawba Valley Boulevard
Hickory, NC, 28602
06-08
Hickory Career Arts Magnet High School
409 8th Avenue Ne
Hickory, NC, 28601
06-12
Hickory High School
1234 3rd Street Ne
Hickory, NC, 28601
09-12
Longview Elementary School
737 12th Street Sw
Hickory, NC, 28602
PK-05
Northview Middle School
302 28th Avenue Ne
Hickory, NC, 28601
06-08
Oakwood Elementary School
366 4th Street Nw
Hickory, NC, 28601
PK-05
Southwest Elementary School
1580 32nd Street Sw
Hickory, NC, 28602
PK-05
Viewmont Elementary School
21 16th Avenue Nw
Hickory, NC, 28601
PK-05
W M Jenkins Elementary School
3750 N Center Street
Hickory, NC, 28601
PK-05

School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 48.4% 52.5%
Black 22.6% 27.0%
Hispanic 24.5% 16.1%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 4.3% 3.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.1% 1.4%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 65.3% 57.1%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 61.0% 51.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 4.3% 5.2%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,214 $22,321,134 50.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $385 $1,648,185 3.8%
Staff $360 $1,541,160 3.5%
General Administration $115 $492,315 1.1%
School Administration $556 $2,380,236 5.4%
Operation $769 $3,292,089 7.5%
Transportation $167 $714,927 1.6%
Other $236 $1,010,316 2.3%
Total Support $2,590 $11,087,790 25.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,431 $10,407,111 23.7%
Total Expenditures $10,235 $43,816,035 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,102 $7,831,432,242 55.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $430 $660,749,638 4.7%
Staff $271 $415,938,053 3.0%
General Administration $116 $177,611,565 1.3%
School Administration $541 $830,359,672 5.9%
Operation $708 $1,086,760,231 7.8%
Transportation $376 $577,643,896 4.1%
Other $269 $413,352,963 2.9%
Total Support $2,712 $4,162,738,812 29.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,319 $2,024,227,338 14.4%
Total Expenditures $9,132 $14,018,618,976 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,487 $324,898,990,964 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $587 $29,383,130,681 4.7%
Staff $483 $24,167,878,083 3.8%
General Administration $205 $10,285,419,511 1.6%
School Administration $601 $30,113,641,000 4.8%
Operation $1,035 $51,821,442,969 8.2%
Transportation $475 $23,793,258,876 3.8%
Other $376 $18,849,723,887 3.0%
Total Support $3,762 $188,414,761,533 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,296 $114,973,102,384 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,545 $628,286,465,973 100.0%

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