L B Yancey Elementary School

311 Hawkins Dr, Henderson, NC 27536 | (252) 438-8336
  • Grades: PK-5
  • Student Enrollment: 444
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5 out of 5 | 1 Review
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 444 preschool and elementary school students from grades PK-5
  • 2010 Overall School AYP Met Status: No
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 311 Hawkins Drive, Henderson, NC 27536
  • Principal or Admin: Mr Clarence Hicks
  • Fax: (252) 438-2541
  • Website: www.vcs.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
  • Vance County Schools District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $8,847
  • Graduation Rate: 57.4%
  • Dropout Rate: 6.9%
  • Students Per Teacher: 13.6
  • Enrolled Students: 7,568

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 444
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 32.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 13.9
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 215 (48.4%)
  • Females: 229 (51.6%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 36 (8.1%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 392 (88.3%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 428 (96.4%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
L B Yancey Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.2%
Black27962.8%
Asian--
Hispanic13530.4%
White296.5%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For L B Yancey Elementary School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten4911.0%
Kindergarten6214.0%
1st Grade6915.5%
2nd Grade5512.4%
3rd Grade8118.2%
4th Grade6314.2%
5th Grade6514.6%
Source: NC Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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1 review for L B Yancey Elementary School

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on February 21, 2008
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I would just like to express my feelings concerning how honored I am to get a chance to work with great educators. they make a major difference in each students life that they teach and I am proud that I have had this opportunity to work with these wonderful women. I have only worked with these ladies occasionally but little do they know they have made an impact on my life and have convinced me to keep on keeping on when it comes to helping educate our youth. I feel so Blessed to know I have had the chance to socialize and learn from these wonderful women.

Test Scores and Performance Information

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that L B Yancey Elementary School performed on average much worse than most other schools across the state on EOG state exams in the following subjects:
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science
AYP Information (2010)
Overall AYP Met: No

EOG - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201061.3%81.4%83.0%
200971.7%75.3%82.4%
 
Reading Test
201024.0%56.4%67.6%
200947.2%58.1%66.6%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201062.3%78.6%84.3%
200965.5%78.8%82.7%
 
Reading Test
201052.8%63.4%73.1%
200945.5%61.4%70.5%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201069.2%78.1%82.3%
200961.5%76.8%81.1%
 
Reading Test
201048.1%59.9%72.3%
200946.2%63.3%69.6%
 
Science Test
201030.8%57.9%69.8%
200935.9%46.4%61.5%
 
Source: NC Department of Education 2009-2010

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