Davis Drive Elementary School

  • Davis Drive Elementary School serves 1,068 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 92% (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 85% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 47%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Davis Drive Elementary School placed in the top 1% of all schools in North Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 50%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Davis Drive Elementary School's student population of 1,068 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 63 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2016)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students1,068 students
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Total Classroom Teachers63 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Davis Drive Elementary School is ranked within the top 1% 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 stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Davis Drive Elementary School is 0.60, 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
1%
37%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
92%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
85%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
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Asian
44%
3%
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Hispanic
4%
16%
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Black
3%
26%
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White
46%
50%
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Davis Drive Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NC.
Diversity Score0.600.46
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Eligible for Free Lunch
4%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Davis Drive Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWake County s School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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