J W Seabrook Elementary School

  • J W Seabrook Elementary School serves 266 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 65-69% (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 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the North Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 51%.

Top Placements

J W Seabrook Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in North Carolina for:

School Overview

  • J W Seabrook Elementary School's student population of 266 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 22 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students266 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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School Comparison

  • J W Seabrook Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of J W Seabrook Elementary School is 0.67, 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#683 out of 2,538 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of J W Seabrook 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)45-49%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of J W Seabrook 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 Ratio12:116:1
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American Indian
7%
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
9%
17%
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Black
32%
26%
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White
47%
49%
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in J W Seabrook Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NC.
Diversity Score0.670.46
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Eligible for Free Lunch
96%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in J W Seabrook 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 J W Seabrook Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCumberland County s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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