Kitty Hawk Elementary School

  • Kitty Hawk Elementary School serves 462 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 66% (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 66% (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 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 51%.

School Overview

  • Kitty Hawk Elementary School's student population of 462 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 31 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2018)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students462 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Kitty Hawk Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Kitty Hawk Elementary School is 0.19, which is less 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#278 out of 2,538 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
66%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Kitty Hawk 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)
66%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Kitty Hawk 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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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
5%
17%
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Black
n/a
26%
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White
90%
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 Kitty Hawk Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NC.
Diversity Score0.190.46
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Eligible for Free Lunch
13%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Kitty Hawk 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
6%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kitty Hawk 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 NameDare County s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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