Griffith Elementary School

Griffith Elementary School serves 557 students in grades PK-5.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the NC average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Griffith Elementary School operates within the Forsyth County s School District.

Overview

The student population of 557 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has declined by 15% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades PK-5
Total Students 557 students
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 44 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 11:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.61 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 14:1
Asian
2%
3%
Hispanic
53%
14%
Black
32%
27%
White
10%
52%
Two or more races
3%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.61 0.45
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
86%
47%
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
6%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 56,917 students has grown by 7% over five years.
School District Name Forsyth County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
82
1
Number of Students Managed 56,917 1,330
District Total Revenue $573 MM $19 MM
District Spending $567 MM $18 MM
District Revenue / Student $10,838 $11,105
District Spending / Student $10,722 $10,880
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Main Street Academy (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Main Street Academy (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Main Street Academy (0.1 miles away)
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  • Winston SalemMain Street Academy
    Alternative School
    2700 South Main St
    Winston SalemNC 27127
    (336)771-4580
    Alternative School

    0.1 mi | 27 students | Gr. 6-12                      
  • Winston SalemParkland High School
    1600 Brewer Rd
    Winston SalemNC 27127
    (336)771-4700
    1 mi | 1277 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • Winston SalemKonnoak Elementary School
    3200 Renon Rd
    Winston SalemNC 27127
    (336)703-4163
    1.3 mi | 708 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • Winston SalemPhilo-hill Magnet Academy
    410 Haverhill St
    Winston SalemNC 27127
    (336)703-4165
    1.3 mi | 497 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • Winston SalemEarly College Of Forsyth Count High School
    2100 Silas Creek Prky
    Winston SalemNC 27103
    (336)757-3290
    2 mi | 231 students | Gr. 9-12                      

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