Black Mountain Elementary School

Serves grades 4 - 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 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
100 Flat Creek Road
Black Mountain, NC 28711
Phone
(828) 669-5217
District
BUNCOMBE COUNTY SCHOOLS
County
BUNCOMBE COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
209
Classroom Teachers
15

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to North Carolina

7

(10 is best)

Better than 66.9% of NC schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

7

(10 is best)

Black Mountain Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 56 47
Proficiency in Reading 50 43
Proficiency in Math 61 51

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 48 48
Proficiency in Reading 43 42
Proficiency in Math 52 54

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 14.41
AVG FOR DISTRICT 15.09
AVG FOR STATE 15.55
AVG FOR NATION 16.54
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 4 108 51.7%
Grade 5 101 48.3%
Total 209 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 86.5% 74.5% 51.8%
Black 6.0% 7.0% 26.8%
Hispanic 7.5% 16.4% 16.9%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.0% 1.7% 3.1%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.4% 1.4%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 54.1% 56.1% 57.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 47.4% 48.4% 52.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.7% 7.7% 4.8%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 210,443 10,273,419
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 330.1 208
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.1% 6.0%
5-19 YEARS OLD 16.8% 19.5%
20-44 YEARS OLD 31.4% 33.1%
45-64 YEARS OLD 28.3% 26.3%
65 OR OLDER 18.4% 15.1%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 85,468 3,874,346
Single Parent Households With Children 8.0% 11.3%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 89.4% 86.9%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 33.4% 29.9%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 6.3% 8.7%
$100,000 - $149,999 10.4% 11.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.0% 11.8%
$50,000 - $74,999 19.6% 18.1%
$30,000 - $49,999 21.9% 20.1%
$15,000 - $29,999 18.7% 16.6%
$15,000 or less 12.1% 13.0%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,074 $129,361,630 54.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $467 $11,906,165 5.0%
Staff $391 $9,968,545 4.2%
General Administration $68 $1,733,660 0.7%
School Administration $555 $14,149,725 5.9%
Operation $707 $18,024,965 7.5%
Transportation $390 $9,943,050 4.2%
Other $220 $5,608,900 2.3%
Total Support $2,798 $71,335,010 29.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,498 $38,191,510 16.0%
Total Expenditures $9,369 $238,862,655 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,068 $7,827,815,398 55.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $428 $660,545,534 4.7%
Staff $269 $415,760,021 3.0%
General Administration $115 $177,540,377 1.3%
School Administration $537 $829,564,776 5.9%
Operation $703 $1,086,134,287 7.8%
Transportation $374 $577,257,724 4.1%
Other $267 $413,041,807 2.9%
Total Support $2,694 $4,160,167,652 29.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,310 $2,023,749,222 14.4%
Total Expenditures $9,073 $14,011,952,856 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,336 $324,841,513,788 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $572 $29,350,053,799 4.7%
Staff $471 $24,151,307,291 3.8%
General Administration $200 $10,266,593,644 1.6%
School Administration $587 $30,091,720,454 4.8%
Operation $1,010 $51,800,394,937 8.2%
Transportation $464 $23,797,624,893 3.8%
Other $368 $18,843,845,750 3.0%
Total Support $3,673 $188,301,671,729 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,243 $114,972,145,768 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,251 $628,114,952,936 100.0%