Clement Elementary School

  • Clement Elementary School serves 408 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 70-74% (which is higher 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 55-59% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 47%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Clement Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in North Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 51% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 50%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Clement Elementary School's student population of 408 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 25 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2018)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students408 students
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Total Classroom Teachers25 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Clement Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% 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 16:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Clement Elementary School is 0.63, 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#342 out of 2,538 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
35%
16%
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Black
10%
26%
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White
49%
50%
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Clement Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NC.
Diversity Score0.630.46
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Eligible for Free Lunch
60%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSampson County s School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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