4211 Chateau Drive
Greensboro, NC 27407
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Edwin A Alderman Elementary School serves 451 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Edwin A Alderman 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 34% (which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 42%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 29% (which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the North Carolina state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 52% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Rankings

Edwin A Alderman Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in North Carolina for:

School Overview

Edwin A Alderman Elementary School's student population of 451 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 28 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
451 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
28 teachers
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School Rankings

Edwin A Alderman Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,571 schools in North Carolina (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Edwin A Alderman 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 Data
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State Level (NC)
Overall Testing Rank
#1896 out of 2571 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
29%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
6%
4%
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Hispanic
38%
18%
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Black
38%
25%
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White
15%
48%
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Hawaiian
1%
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.69
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Eligible for Free Lunch
97%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
9%
7%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 451 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 85%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Bottom 50% in NC
  • Math Proficiency
    : 34% (Btm 50%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 29% (Btm 50%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.69 (Top 20%)

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