Hope Valley Elementary School

  • Hope Valley Elementary School serves 626 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 36% (which is lower 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 32% (which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 76% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 51%.

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School Overview

  • Hope Valley Elementary School's student population of 626 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 48 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students626 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Hope Valley Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers48 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hope Valley Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Hope Valley Elementary School is 0.69, 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#1672 out of 2,538 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
36%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Hope Valley 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)
32%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Hope Valley 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 Ratio13:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Hope Valley Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Asian
1%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Hope Valley Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
36%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Hope Valley Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
36%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Hope Valley Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
24%
49%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Hope Valley 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
3%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Hope Valley 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 Hope Valley Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NC.
Diversity Score0.690.46
This chart display the diversity score of Hope Valley 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
67%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Hope Valley 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 Lunch
5%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Hope Valley Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDurham Public s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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