Ephesus Elementary School

  • Ephesus Elementary School serves 396 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 76% (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 71% (which is higher 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 43% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 51%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Ephesus Elementary School's student population of 396 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has declined by 17% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students396 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ephesus Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Ephesus Elementary School is 0.63, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.67. 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#217 out of 2,538 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
76%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Ephesus 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)
71%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Ephesus 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%
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Asian
14%
3%
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Hispanic
13%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Ephesus Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
11%
26%
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White
57%
49%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Ephesus Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Ephesus Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NC.
Diversity Score0.630.67
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Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Ephesus 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
3%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Ephesus 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 NameChapel Hill-Carrboro City s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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