Jeffreys Grove Elementary School

  • Jeffreys Grove Elementary School serves 558 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 65% (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 62% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Jeffreys Grove Elementary School placed in the top 20% of all schools in North Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) 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 47% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 51%.

Top Placements

Jeffreys Grove Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in North Carolina for:

School Overview

  • Jeffreys Grove Elementary School's student population of 558 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students558 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Jeffreys Grove Elementary School is ranked within the top 20% of all 2,555 schools in North Carolina (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Jeffreys Grove Elementary School is 0.63, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.67. 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#351 out of 2555 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
65%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Jeffreys Grove 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)
62%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Jeffreys Grove 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
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
17%
17%
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Black
25%
26%
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White
53%
49%
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Jeffreys Grove Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NC.
Diversity Score0.630.67
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Eligible for Free Lunch
24%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWake County Schools School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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