Cherryville Elementary School

700 East Academy Street
Cherryville, NC 28021
(School attendance zone shown in map)
8/
10
Top 30%
Serving 371 students in grades Prekindergarten-3, Cherryville Elementary School ranks in the top 30% of all schools in North Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 80-84% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 51%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is approximately equal to the North Carolina state average of 50%).
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the North Carolina state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 55% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-3
  • Enrollment: 371 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 24%
  • : Top 30% in NC
  • : 80-84% (Top 10%)
  • : 50-54% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NC Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Cherryville Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in North Carolina for:

Category
Attribute
Most improved public schools

School Overview

Cherryville Elementary School's student population of 371 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-3
Total Students
371 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
27 teachers
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School Rankings

Cherryville Elementary School ranks within the top 30% of all 2,617 schools in North Carolina (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Cherryville Elementary School is 0.41, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (NC)
#554 out of 2617 schools
(Top 30%)
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80-84%
51%
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50-54%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Cherryville 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 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
8%
20%
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Black
9%
25%
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White
76%
45%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.41
This chart display the diversity score of Cherryville Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of North Carolina by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
47%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
2%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Cherryville Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NC Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Cherryville Elementary School's ranking?
Cherryville Elementary School is ranked #554 out of 2,617 schools, which ranks it among the top 30% of public schools in North Carolina.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
80-84% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 51% NC state average), while 50-54% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 50% NC state average).
How many students attend Cherryville Elementary School?
371 students attend Cherryville Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
76% of Cherryville Elementary School students are White, 9% of students are Black, 8% of students are Hispanic, 6% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Cherryville Elementary School?
Cherryville Elementary School has a student ration of 14:1, which is equal to the North Carolina state average of 14:1.
What grades does Cherryville Elementary School offer ?
Cherryville Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-3
What school district is Cherryville Elementary School part of?
Cherryville Elementary School is part of Gaston County Schools School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-3
  • Enrollment: 371 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 24%
  • : Top 30%
  • : 80-84% (Top 10%)
  • : 50-54% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NC Dept. of Education

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