Ballentine Elementary School

  • Ballentine Elementary School serves 581 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 61% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 48%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 57% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Ballentine Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in North Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the North Carolina state level of 16:1.

Top Placements

Ballentine Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in North Carolina for:

School Overview

  • Ballentine Elementary School's student population of 581 students has grown by 25% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 41 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students581 students
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Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ballentine Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 2,561 schools in North Carolina (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Ballentine Elementary School is 0.52, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NC)
Overall Testing Rank#364 out of 2561 schools
(Top 20%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
48%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
26%
17%
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Black
6%
26%
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White
66%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score0.520.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWake County Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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