Piney Grove Elementary



Piney Grove Elementary Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Piney Grove Elementary Students by Grade
PK 12
K 118
1 92
2 107
3 111
4 85
5 81
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Piney Grove Elementary is a public elementary school located in Kernersville, NC in the Winston Salem/Forsyth County School District. It enrolls 606 students in grades 1st through 12th. Piney Grove Elementary is the 459th largest public school in North Carolina and the 13,289th largest nationally. It has 16.6 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 606
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 16.6:1
Full Time Teachers: 36.47

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Piney Grove Elementary Students by Gender

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  School District
 Female 310
(51%)
18,957
(49%)
 Male 296
(49%)
19,960
(51%)

Piney Grove Elementary Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 White 498
(82%)
14,719
(38%)
 Black 39
(6%)
11,132
(29%)
 Hispanic 34
(6%)
10,441
(27%)
 Two or More 25
(4%)
1,541
(4%)
 Asian 7
(1%)
969
(2%)
 American Indian 2
(0%)
77
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 1
(0%)
38
(0%)

Piney Grove Elementary Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Not Eligible 431
(71%)
13,049
(34%)
 Free Lunch Eligible 153
(25%)
24,673
(63%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 22
(4%)
1,195
(3%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,517 ranked schools in North Carolina, Piney Grove Elementary is ranked 1,142nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Piney Grove Elementary students on free and reduced lunch assistance (28.9%) is significantly lower than the state average of 61.1%. 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.

Piney Grove Elementary Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 785
2006 742
2007 767
2008 810
2009 780
2010 741
2011 644
2012 620
2013 601
2014 579
2015 606

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.1
2006 N/A
2007 14.6
2008 15.2
2009 15.6
2010 15.6
2011 16.3
2012 16.3
2013 16.1
2014 16.5
2015 16.6

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.22547770700637
2006 0.23045822102426
2007 0.21121251629726
2008 0.20864197530864
2009 0.24230769230769
2010 0.26450742240216
2011 0.28105590062112
2012 0.2741935483871
2013 0.31114808652246
2014 0.2832469775475
2015 0.28877887788779

Compare Piney Grove Elementary to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,465.9% 14.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,660.0% 16.6:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
This School 28.9%
 
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 61.1%
 

Top Nearby Elementary Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Piney Grove Elementary
Kernersville, NC
Public PK - 05 606 16.6:1  
Kernersville Middle School
Kernersville, NC
Public 06 - 08 732 16.2:1 2 miles
Kernersville Elementary
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Public PK - 05 842 14.3:1 3 miles
The North Carolina Leadership Academy
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Public KG - 11 642 17.4:1 4 miles
Oak Ridge Elementary
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Public PK - 05 753 17.9:1 4 miles
East Forsyth Middle School
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Public 06 - 08 694 13.3:1 5 miles
Triad Baptist Christian Academy
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Private PK - 11 302 13:1 5 miles
Cash Elementary
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Public PK - 05 666 16.8:1 5 miles
Colfax Elementary
Colfax, NC
Public PK - 05 616 16.3:1 5 miles
Walkertown Elementary
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Public PK - 05 766 18.2:1 6 miles
Walkertown Middle School
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Public 06 - 08 697 16.1:1 6 miles
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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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