Buies Creek 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
340 Main Street
Buies Creek, NC 27506
Phone
(910) 893-3505
District
HARNETT COUNTY SCHOOLS
County
HARNETT COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
243
Classroom Teachers
17

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to North Carolina

6

(10 is best)

Better than 58.2% of NC schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

6

(10 is best)

Buies Creek Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

50 40 30 20 10 0
44%
45%
44%
45%
44%
44%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 4

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
49%
42%
54%
44%
44%
40%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 5

50 40 30 20 10 0
34%
42%
34%
41%
34%
42%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
15
16
15
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 33 13.6%
Grade 1 38 15.6%
Grade 2 49 20.2%
Grade 3 42 17.3%
Grade 4 38 15.6%
Grade 5 43 17.7%
Total 243 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 60.9% 47.3% 49.1%
Black 23.0% 26.4% 25.9%
Hispanic 11.7% 24.5% 19.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 2.6% 0.8% 3.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 1.7% 1.1% 1.4%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 39.1% 58.1% 54.9%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 37.0% 50.6% 50.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 2.1% 7.5% 4.1%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 132,283 10,488,084
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 220.1 212
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 7.4% 5.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD 21.7% 19.3%
20-44 YEARS OLD 35.5% 32.7%
45-64 YEARS OLD 23.2% 26.3%
65 OR OLDER 12.2% 15.9%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 45,416 3,965,482
Single Parent Households With Children 12.2% 11.0%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 87.5% 87.8%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 21.9% 31.3%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 5.9% 10.5%
$100,000 - $149,999 13.2% 13.1%
$75,000 - $99,999 14.7% 12.4%
$50,000 - $74,999 19.8% 18.0%
$30,000 - $49,999 18.8% 19.1%
$15,000 - $29,999 15.7% 15.3%
$15,000 or less 11.9% 11.4%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,318 $110,004,000 59.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $489 $10,123,000 5.5%
Staff $281 $5,804,000 3.2%
General Administration $72 $1,490,000 0.8%
School Administration $464 $9,589,000 5.2%
Operation $786 $16,254,000 8.8%
Transportation $305 $6,301,000 3.4%
Other $262 $5,411,000 2.9%
Total Support $2,658 $54,972,000 29.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $907 $18,769,000 10.2%
Total Expenditures $8,883 $183,745,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,802 $9,059,674,000 56.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $509 $795,465,000 4.9%
Staff $316 $493,610,000 3.1%
General Administration $146 $228,611,000 1.4%
School Administration $573 $894,498,000 5.5%
Operation $744 $1,162,232,000 7.2%
Transportation $392 $611,849,000 3.8%
Other $294 $459,181,000 2.8%
Total Support $2,975 $4,645,446,000 28.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,579 $2,465,278,000 15.2%
Total Expenditures $10,355 $16,170,398,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%