Diggs-latham Elementary School

  • Diggs-latham Elementary School serves 564 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 29% (which is lower 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 22% (which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 51%.

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

School Overview

  • Diggs-latham Elementary School's student population of 564 students has grown by 22% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 39 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students564 students
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Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Diggs-latham Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Diggs-latham Elementary School is 0.61, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NC)
Overall School Rank#2146 out of 2,538 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
22%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Diggs-latham 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
49%
17%
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Black
38%
26%
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White
8%
49%
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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 Diggs-latham Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NC.
Diversity Score0.610.46
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Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Diggs-latham Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWinston Salem/Forsyth County s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Winston Salem Early College Of Forsyth Co
    Grades: 9-12 | 246 students
    1.0 miles
    2100 Silas Creek Prky
    Winston Salem, NC 27103
    (336)757-3290
    1.0 9-12 246
  • Winston Salem Middle College Of Forsyth Cnty
    Grades: 11-12 | 103 students
    1.0 miles
    2100 Silas Creek Parkway
    Winston Salem, NC 27103
    (336)734-7437
    1.0 11-12 103
  • Winston Salem Career Center Vocational School
    Grades: 9-12
    1.2 miles
    910 Highland Court
    Winston Salem, NC 27101
    (336)727-8181
    1.2 9-12 n/a
  • Winston Salem Lowrance Middle School Special Education School
    Grades: 6-8 | 123 students
    1.2 miles
    3605 Old Greensboro Road
    Winston Salem, NC 27101
    (336)703-4181
    1.2 6-8 123
  • Winston Salem Brunson Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 601 students
    1.3 miles
    155 N Hawthorne Road
    Winston Salem, NC 27104
    (336)703-4206
    1.3 PK-5 601

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