William W Estes Elementary School

275 Overlook Rd, Asheville, NC 28803 | (828) 654-1795
  • Grades: PK-5
  • Student Enrollment: 802
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5 out of 5 | 1 Review
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 802 preschool and elementary school students from grades PK-5
  • 2010 Overall School AYP Met Status: No
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 275 Overlook Road, Asheville, NC 28803
  • Principal or Admin: Mr John Barbour
  • Fax: (828) 654-1798
  • Website: www.wwees.buncombe.k12.nc.us
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
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: 802
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 53.8
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 14.9
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 411 (51.2%)
  • Females: 391 (48.8%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 79 (9.9%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 264 (32.9%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 343 (42.8%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
William W Estes Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian20.2%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For William W Estes Elementary School
  Number Percent
1st Grade13717.1%
2nd Grade13717.1%
3rd Grade11914.8%
4th Grade14718.3%
5th Grade14818.5%
Source: NC Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 5

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1 review for William W Estes Elementary School

  • Reviewed by Former Student on September 10, 2008
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I went to Estes and it deserves a higher rating than Glen Arden. Thats all I'm saying!!!

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