Hornets Nest Elementary



Hornets Nest Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Hornets Nest Elementary Students by Grade
PK 0
K 96
1 106
2 119
3 108
4 95
5 118
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Hornets Nest Elementary is a public elementary school located in Charlotte, NC in the Charlotte-Mecklenburg School District. It enrolls 642 students in grades 1st through 12th. Hornets Nest Elementary is the 373rd largest public school in North Carolina and the 10,980th largest nationally. It has 18.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 642
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 18.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 34.6

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Hornets Nest Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 339
(53%)
53,393
(51%)
 Female 303
(47%)
51,417
(49%)

Hornets Nest Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 417
(65%)
40,499
(39%)
 Hispanic 149
(23%)
24,386
(23%)
 Asian 36
(6%)
6,558
(6%)
 White 19
(3%)
30,400
(29%)
 Two or More 18
(3%)
2,330
(2%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
499
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
138
(0%)

Hornets Nest Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 639
(100%)
64,671
(62%)
 Not Eligible 3
(0%)
37,833
(36%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
2,306
(2%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,517 ranked schools in North Carolina, Hornets Nest Elementary is ranked 91st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Hornets Nest Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (99.5%) is significantly higher than the state average of 61.1%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

Hornets Nest Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 764
2006 846
2007 936
2008 964
2009 867
2010 852
2011 576
2012 594
2013 582
2014 587
2015 642

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 19.1
2006 N/A
2007 14.6
2008 13.9
2009 14.3
2010 15.7
2011 15.1
2012 16.7
2013 15.8
2014 16.8
2015 18.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.70287958115183
2006 0.62293144208038
2007 0.74038461538462
2008 0.73340248962656
2009 0.7923875432526
2010 0.8169014084507
2011 0.81076388888889
2012 0.82491582491582
2013 0.78694158075601
2014 0.99488926746167
2015 0.99532710280374

Compare Hornets Nest Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,465.9% 14.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,860.0% 18.6:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 61.1%
 
This School 99.5%
 

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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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