Carter G Woodson School

  • Carter G Woodson School serves 465 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 16% (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 17% (which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 47%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Carter G Woodson 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 17:1 is higher than the North Carolina state level of 16:1.

School Overview

  • Carter G Woodson School's student population of 465 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students465 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Carter G Woodson 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 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Carter G Woodson School is 0.52, 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 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NC)
Overall School Rank#2443 out of 2,538 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
16%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
17%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
55%
16%
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Black
43%
26%
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White
n/a
50%
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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 Carter G Woodson School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NC.
Diversity Score0.520.46
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Graduation Rate60-79%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
82%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCarter G Woodson School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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