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McDowell County School District 580

  • Schools
    15
  • Students
    5,791
  • Teachers
    428

McDowell County School District 580 is a public school district in North Carolina. They serve 5,791 students across 15 schools, and its teachers have had 702 projects funded on DonorsChoose.

  • Contact McDowell County School District 580 Contact data is sourced from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) annual survey process, so apologies if it's out of date!

  • (828) 652-4535
  • PO Box 130
  • Marion, NC-0130
  • Website

McDowell County School District 580 Students

97%
of students receive free or reduced price lunch We receive data about students' economic need from the National Center for Education Statistics (NCES) based on the Free or Reduced Price Lunch scale. Learn more.
Source: the National Center for Education Statistics
16%
of its student body are Black, Latinx, Native American, or Asian Numbers may not add up to 100 due to NCES survey limitations.

Schools in districts that mainly serve students of color receive substantially less state and local support than similar districts that serve primarily white students. Learn more about this gap, why it exists, and how you can help close it.

McDowell County School District 580 Funding Data from the NCES School District Finance Survey

McDowell County School District 580 had a total revenue of $60.6 million in the 2016-17 school year. 18.3% came from local sources, 69.4% from state sources, and 12.3% from federal sources.

McDowell County School District 580 had a per-pupil revenue of $10,458 per pupil in the 2016-17 school year. 18.3% came from local sources, 69.4% from state sources, and 12.3% from federal sources.

Source: National Center for Education Statistics

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McDowell County School District 580 Support on DonorsChoose Last updated Nov 27, 2021

DonorsChoose makes it easy for anyone to help a teacher in need, moving us closer to a nation where students in every community have the tools and experiences they need for a great education.

$319,663
raised using DonorsChoose
702
projects funded
216
teachers funded
1,921
donors
40
projects for basic supplies
82
projects for technology
116
projects for books
30
projects for art supplies

McDowell County School District 580 has received support from 1,921 individuals from North Carolina and 964 individuals out-of-state.

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