Edward D Sadler Junior Elementary School

3950 West Franklin Boulevard
Gastonia, NC 28052
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
2/
10
Bottom 50%
Edward D Sadler Junior Elementary School serves 443 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Edward D Sadler Junior 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 28% (which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 48%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 23% (which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 52% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

Edward D Sadler Junior Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in North Carolina for:

School Overview

Edward D Sadler Junior Elementary School's student population of 443 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students443 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

Edward D Sadler Junior Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,561 schools in North Carolina (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Edward D Sadler Junior Elementary School is 0.69, which is more 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 Testing Rank
#2194 out of 2561 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
48%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
30%
18%
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Black
41%
25%
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White
23%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.690.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
4%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGaston County Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Edward D Sadler Junior Elementary School is Webb Street School (2.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Bessemer City Middle School (2.5 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Bessemer City Bessemer City Middle School Math: 31% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 540 students
    2.5 miles
    525 Ed Wilson Road
    Bessemer City, NC 28016
    (704) 836-9602
    2.5 6-8 540
  • Gastonia Webb Street School Special Education School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-12 | 139 students
    2.7 miles
    1623 N Webb Street
    Gastonia, NC 28052
    (704) 864-9667
    2.7 PK-12 139
  • Bessemer City Bessemer City High School Math: ≤5% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 645 students
    3.1 miles
    119 Yellow Jacket Lane
    Bessemer City, NC 28016
    (704) 836-9601
    3.1 9-12 645
  • Dallas Gaston Early College High School Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≥90%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-13 | 197 students
    3.1 miles
    Gaston College Lena Sue Beam B
    Dallas, NC 28034
    (704) 922-2405
    3.1 9-13 197
  • Gastonia Pleasant Ridge Elementary School Math: 44% | Reading: 39%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 841 students
    3.1 miles
    1260 Floyd Lane
    Gastonia, NC 28052
    (704) 866-6096
    3.1 PK-5 841

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