Harris Elementary School

  • Harris Elementary School serves 460 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 61% (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 44% (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 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 51%.

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School Overview

  • Harris Elementary School's student population of 460 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 28 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students460 students
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Total Classroom Teachers28 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Harris Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Harris Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Harris Elementary School is 0.22, which is less 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#807 out of 2,538 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Harris 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)
44%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Harris 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 Ratio16:116:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Harris Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Harris Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
4%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Harris Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
1%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Harris Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
88%
49%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Harris 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
7%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Harris Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Harris Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NC.
Diversity Score0.220.46
This chart display the diversity score of Harris 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
99%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Harris 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 Lunchn/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Harris Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameRutherford County s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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