Davidson Elementary School

  • Davidson Elementary School serves 704 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 73% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 71% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Davidson Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in North Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 52%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Davidson Elementary School's student population of 704 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 38 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2005)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students704 students
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Total Classroom Teachers38 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Davidson Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% of all 2,555 schools in North Carolina (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Davidson Elementary School is 0.36, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NC)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#178 out of 2555 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
73%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
71%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio19:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
11%
17%
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Black
7%
25%
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White
79%
48%
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Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score0.360.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
11%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCharlotte-Mecklenburg Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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