Hobbton Elementary School

  • Hobbton Elementary School serves 505 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 50% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 69% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 51%.

School Overview

  • Hobbton Elementary School's student population of 505 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students505 students
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Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hobbton Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Hobbton Elementary School is 0.57, which is more 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#454 out of 2,538 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
61%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
50%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Hobbton 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 Ratio15:116:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
57%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Hobbton Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
10%
26%
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White
31%
49%
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Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Hobbton Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NC.
Diversity Score0.570.46
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Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Hobbton 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 Hobbton Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSampson County s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Newton Grove Hobbton High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 547 students
    0.2 miles
    12201 Hobbton Hwy
    Newton Grove, NC 28366
    (910)594-0242
    0.2 9-12 547
  • Newton Grove Hobbton Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 423 students
    0.4 miles
    12081 Hobbton Hwy
    Newton Grove, NC 28366
    (910)594-1420
    0.4 6-8 423
  • Faison Hargrove Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 397 students
    8.1 miles
    7725 Faison Hwy
    Faison, NC 28341
    (910)533-3444
    8.1 PK-5 397
  • Newton Grove Midway High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 764 students
    8.4 miles
    15274 Spiveys Corner Highway
    Newton Grove, NC 28366
    (910)567-6664
    8.4 9-12 764
  • Dunn Midway Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 435 students
    10.0 miles
    15375 Spiveys Corner Highway
    Dunn, NC 28334
    (910)567-2244
    10.0 PK-5 435

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