East Elementary School

  • East Elementary School serves 247 students in grades Prekindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (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 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the North Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • East Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in North Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 52%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • East Elementary School's student population of 247 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has declined by 15% over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2008)
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-4
Total Students247 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

  • East Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of East Elementary School is 0.51, 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)#724 out of 2555 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
4%
17%
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Black
22%
25%
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White
66%
48%
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Two or more races
8%
4%
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Diversity Score0.510.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
98%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCleveland County Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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