Tar River Elementary



Tar River Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Tar River Elementary Students by Grade
PK 19
K 86
1 94
2 96
3 75
4 81
5 93
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Tar River Elementary is a public elementary school located in Franklinton, NC in the Granville County School District. It enrolls 544 students in grades 1st through 12th. Tar River Elementary is the 592nd largest public school in North Carolina and the 17,565th largest nationally. It has 15.9 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 544
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.9:1
Full Time Teachers: 34.25

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Tar River Elementary Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 296
(54%)
3,205
(53%)
 Female 248
(46%)
2,817
(47%)

Tar River Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 409
(75%)
2,952
(49%)
 Black 63
(12%)
1,925
(32%)
 Hispanic 44
(8%)
858
(14%)
 Two or More 21
(4%)
231
(4%)
 American Indian 3
(1%)
21
(0%)
 Asian 2
(0%)
32
(1%)
 Pacific Islander 2
(0%)
3
(0%)

Tar River Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 311
(57%)
2,397
(40%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 187
(34%)
3,163
(53%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 46
(8%)
462
(8%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,474 ranked schools in North Carolina, Tar River Elementary is ranked 891st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Tar River Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (42.8%) is lower than the state average of 56.7%. This may indicate that the area has a lower 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.

Tar River Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2010 N/A
2011 512
2012 544

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2010 N/A
2011 17.1
2012 15.9

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2010
2011 0.373046875
2012 0.42830882352941

Compare Tar River Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,442.0% 14.4:1
 
1,590.0% 15.9:1
 
1,610.2% 16.1:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 42.8%
 
National Average 55.2%
 
State Average 56.7%
 

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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 2012-2013 school year. For private schools this is the 2011-2012 school year.

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