Glade Creek Elementary School

32 Glade Creek Sch Road
Rank
7/
10
Top 50%
Glade Creek Elementary School serves 221 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Glade Creek Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in North Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (which is higher 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 35-39% (which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 32% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 52% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Top Placements

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

School Overview

Glade Creek Elementary School's student population of 221 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
The teacher population of 20 teachers has declined by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students221 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

Glade Creek Elementary School is ranked within the top 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 Glade Creek Elementary School is 0.45, which is less 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
#1015 out of 2561 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55-59%
48%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35-39%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
31%
18%
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Black
n/a
25%
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White
68%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.450.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
62%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAlleghany County Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Glade Creek Elementary School is Alleghany High School (8.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Sparta Elementary School (8.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Fairview Elementary School (7.0 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Galax Fairview Elementary School Math: 80-89% | Reading: ≥90%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-5 | 102 students
    7.0 miles
    2323 Fairview Rd
    Galax, VA 24333
    (276) 236-2365
    7 K-5 102
  • Galax Baywood Elementary School Math: ≥90% | Reading: 80-89%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 125 students
    7.8 miles
    247 Grammar Lane
    Galax, VA 24333
    (276) 236-4868
    7.8 PK-5 125
  • Sparta Alleghany High School Math: ≤5% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 436 students
    8.0 miles
    404 Trojan Avenue
    Sparta, NC 28675
    (336) 372-4554
    8 9-12 436
  • Sparta Sparta Elementary School Math: 45% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-8 | 588 students
    8.0 miles
    450 N Main Street
    Sparta, NC 28675
    (336) 372-8546
    8 PK-8 588
  • Lowgap Cedar Ridge Elementary School Math: 55-59% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 388 students
    10.1 miles
    734 Flippin Road
    Lowgap, NC 27024
    (336) 352-4320
    10.1 PK-5 388

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