Candor Elementary School

  • Candor Elementary School serves 401 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the North Carolina state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 51%.

School Overview

  • Candor Elementary School's student population of 401 students has grown by 22% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has grown by 23% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students401 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Candor Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Candor Elementary School is 0.55, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NC)
Overall School Rank#1958 out of 2,538 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Candor 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)30-34%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Candor 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Candor Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Asian
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Candor Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
Hispanic
63%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Candor Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
20%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Candor Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
15%
49%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Candor Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Candor Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NC.
Diversity Score0.550.46
This chart display the diversity score of Candor Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
87%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Candor Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Candor Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMontgomery County s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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