Glen Arden Elementary School

50 Pinehurst Circle, Arden, NC 28704 | (828) 654-1800
  • Grades: PK-5
  • Student Enrollment: 668
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 668 preschool and elementary school students from grades PK-5
  • 2010 Overall School AYP Met Status: Yes
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Mr James Erdman
  • Fax: (828) 654-1801
  • Website: www.gaes.buncombe.k12.nc.us
Additional School Details
School Calendar Description: Traditional
School Schedule: Semester
Accreditation Status: Southern Association of Colleges
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 668
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 41.7
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 16.0
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 341 (51.0%)
  • Females: 327 (49.0%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 36 (5.4%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 174 (26.0%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 210 (31.4%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Glen Arden Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black558.2%
Asian152.2%
Hispanic121.8%
White58687.7%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Glen Arden Elementary School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten8713.0%
1st Grade11116.6%
2nd Grade9914.8%
3rd Grade13119.6%
4th Grade11917.8%
5th Grade12118.1%
Source: NC Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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