Griffith Elementary School

  • Griffith Elementary School serves 594 students in grades PK-5.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the NC average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 89% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is more than the state average of 50%.
  • Griffith Elementary School operates within the Winston Salem/forsyth County s School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 594 students has grown by 6% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 43 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades PK-5
Total Students594 students
Griffith Elementary School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Griffith Elementary School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers43 teachers
Griffith Elementary School Total Teachers (1987-2015)
Students by GradeGriffith Elementary School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
Griffith Elementary School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Griffith Elementary School American Indian Students (1996-2014)
Asian
1%
3%
Griffith Elementary School Asian Students (1991-2015)
Hispanic
55%
16%
Griffith Elementary School Black Students (1990-2015)
Black
31%
26%
Griffith Elementary School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
11%
50%
Griffith Elementary School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
2%
4%
Griffith Elementary School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsGriffith Elementary School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNC All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.590.66
Griffith Elementary School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
99%
52%
Griffith Elementary School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
5%
Griffith Elementary School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

  • Winston Salem/forsyth County s School District's student population of 54,762 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,083 is higher than the state average of $10,864. The district revenue/student has grown by 9% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,062 is higher than the state average of $10,591. The district spending/student has grown by 16% over four years.
School District NameWinston Salem/forsyth County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
80
1
Number of Students Managed54,762912
Winston Salem/forsyth County s School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$597 MM$18 MM
Winston Salem/forsyth County s School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$596 MM$18 MM
Winston Salem/forsyth County s School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$11,083$10,864
Winston Salem/forsyth County s School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$11,062$10,591
Winston Salem/forsyth County s School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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