Morganton, NC
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Morganton 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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Burke County Schools School District Details

Burke County Schools School District
700 East Parker Road
Morganton, NC 28655

12,984 Students enrolled in District

27 Schools in District

16 Students Per Classroom (State average is 15)

Burke County 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.

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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
Burke Middle College School
1001 Burkemont Ave
Morganton, NC, 28655
11-12
Chesterfield Elementary School
2142 Pax Hill Road
Morganton, NC, 28655
PK-05
Drexel Elementary School
100 Alta Vista Street
Morganton, NC, 28655
PK-05
East Burke High School
3695 East Burke Boulevard
Connelly Springs, NC, 28612
09-12
East Burke Middle School
3519 Miller Bridge Road
Connelly Springs, NC, 28612
06-08
Forest Hill Elementary School
304 Ann Street
Morganton, NC, 28655
PK-05
Freedom High School
511 Independence Boulevard
Morganton, NC, 28655
09-12
George Hildebrand Elementary School
8078 G Hildebrand Sch Road
Connelly Springs, NC, 28612
PK-05
Glen Alpine Elementary School
302 London Street
Morganton, NC, 28655
PK-05
Hallyburton Academy School
205 South Main Street
Drexel, NC, 28619
06-12
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School District Enrollment by Group

Ethnic/racial Groups This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 74.9% 52.5%
Black 5.1% 27.0%
Hispanic 13.1% 16.1%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 6.7% 3.0%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 1.4%
Economic Groups This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 73.5% 57.1%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 66.2% 51.9%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.2% 5.2%

Educational Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,188 $66,458,280 57.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $362 $4,637,220 4.0%
Staff $232 $2,971,920 2.6%
General Administration $63 $807,030 0.7%
School Administration $524 $6,712,440 5.8%
Operation $919 $11,772,390 10.2%
Transportation $221 $2,831,010 2.5%
Other $337 $4,316,970 3.7%
Total Support $2,658 $34,048,980 29.5%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,158 $14,833,980 12.9%
Total Expenditures $9,003 $115,328,430 100.0%
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%