Dole Elementary School

  • Dole Elementary School serves 514 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 16% (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.
  • Dole Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in North Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) 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 72% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 52%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Dole Elementary School's student population of 514 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students514 students
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Gender % This chart display gender of Dole Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Dole Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 14:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Dole Elementary School is 0.68, which is equal to 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)#2392 out of 2555 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
16%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Dole Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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 Dole 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
1%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Dole Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
20%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Dole Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
45%
25%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Dole Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
28%
48%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Dole Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Dole Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NC.
Diversity Score0.680.68
This chart display the diversity score of Dole Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of North Carolina by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Dole Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Dole 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 NameRowan-Salisbury Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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