George C Simkins Junior Elementary School

  • George C Simkins Junior Elementary School serves 485 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 39% (which is lower 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 28% (which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 51%.

School Overview

  • George C Simkins Junior Elementary School's student population of 485 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has grown by 11% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students485 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

  • George C Simkins Junior Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of George C Simkins Junior Elementary School is 0.58, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.00. 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#2113 out of 2,538 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
28%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
21%
17%
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Black
60%
26%
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White
13%
49%
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score0.58n/a
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Eligible for Free Lunch
63%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGuilford County s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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