Drexel Primary School

101 Altavista St, Drexel, NC 28619 | (828) 437-3160
  • Grades: PK-2
  • Student Enrollment: 283
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 283 preschool and elementary school students from grades PK-2
  • 2010 Overall School AYP Met Status: No
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 101 Alta Vista St, Drexel, NC 28619
  • Principal or Admin: Mr J. Mace
  • Fax: (828) 437-1227
  • Website: www.burke.k12.nc.us
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
Additional School Details
Date School Opened: 01-JUL-04
School Calendar Description: Traditional
School Schedule: Semester
School District Details
  • Burke County Schools District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $7,932
  • Graduation Rate: 73.7%
  • Dropout Rate: 4.7%
  • Students Per Teacher: 14.4
  • Enrolled Students: 14,051

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 283
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 22.7
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 12.5
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 141 (49.8%)
  • Females: 142 (50.2%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 32 (11.3%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 152 (53.7%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 184 (65.0%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Drexel Primary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian31.1%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Drexel Primary School
  Number Percent
1st Grade8229.0%
2nd Grade10135.7%
Source: NC Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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