900 Holly Springs Road
Holly Springs, NC 27540
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Holly Ridge Elementary School serves 802 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Holly Ridge Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in North Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 74% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 42%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 69% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the North Carolina state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 52% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Holly Ridge Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in North Carolina for:

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School Overview

Holly Ridge Elementary School's student population of 802 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 50 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
802 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
50 teachers
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School Rankings

Holly Ridge Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% of all 2,571 schools in North Carolina (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Holly Ridge 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 Data
This School
State Level (NC)
Overall Testing Rank
#170 out of 2571 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
74%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
69%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
16:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
3%
4%
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Hispanic
9%
18%
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Black
12%
25%
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White
73%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.45
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Eligible for Free Lunch
15%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 802 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 16:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 27%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10% in NC
  • Math Proficiency
    : 74% (Top 10%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 69% (Top 10%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.45 (Btm 50%)

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