Barwell Road Elementary School

  • Barwell Road Elementary School serves 821 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 33% (which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 47%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 28% (which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 47%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Barwell Road Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in North Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 50%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Barwell Road Elementary School's student population of 821 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 60 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students821 students
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Total Classroom Teachers60 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Barwell Road Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,538 schools in North Carolina (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Barwell Road Elementary School is 0.59, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.66. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NC)
Overall School Rank#2038 out of 2,538 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
33%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Barwell Road Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Barwell Road Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of North Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
5%
3%
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Hispanic
31%
16%
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Black
56%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Barwell Road Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
7%
50%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Barwell Road Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Barwell Road Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NC.
Diversity Score0.590.66
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Eligible for Free Lunch
72%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Barwell Road Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Barwell Road Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWake County s School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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