Efland Cheeks Elementary School

  • Efland Cheeks Elementary School serves 438 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 51% (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 38% (which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 57% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 51%.

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School Overview

  • Efland Cheeks Elementary School's student population of 438 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students438 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Efland Cheeks Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Efland Cheeks Elementary School is 0.70, 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#1263 out of 2,538 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Efland Cheeks 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)
38%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Efland Cheeks 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 Ratio12:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Efland Cheeks Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2010-11 school year data.
Asian
5%
3%
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Hispanic
27%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Efland Cheeks Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
21%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Efland Cheeks Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
43%
49%
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Efland Cheeks Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NC.
Diversity Score0.700.46
This chart display the diversity score of Efland Cheeks Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
61%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Efland Cheeks Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Efland Cheeks Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOrange County s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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