Knotts Island Elementary School

413 Woodleigh Road
Knotts Island, NC 27950
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Knotts Island Elementary School serves 77 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Knotts Island Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in North Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-59% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 48%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 40-49% (which is approximately equal to the North Carolina state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the North Carolina state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 52% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Knotts Island Elementary School's student population of 77 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 8 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students77 students
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Total Classroom Teachers8 teachers
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School Rankings

Knotts Island Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,561 schools in North Carolina (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Knotts Island Elementary School is 0.28, 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 DataThis SchoolState Level (NC)
Overall Testing Rank
#845 out of 2561 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
50-59%
48%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
40-49%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
7%
18%
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Black
n/a
25%
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White
84%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
9%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.280.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCurrituck County Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Knotts Island Elementary School is The Jp Knapp Ech (i)school (7.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Currituck County Middle School (10.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Shawboro Elementary School (7.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Currituck The Jp Knapp Ech (i)school Math: ≤10% | Reading: 70-74%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-13 | 271 students
    7.6 miles
    2966 Caratoke Hwy
    Currituck, NC 27929
    (252) 232-3107
    7.6 9-13 271
  • Shawboro Shawboro Elementary School Math: 56% | Reading: 42%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 529 students
    7.6 miles
    370 Shawboro Road
    Shawboro, NC 27973
    (252) 232-2237
    7.6 K-5 529
  • Barco Currituck County High School Math: ≤1% | Reading: 48%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 943 students
    10.1 miles
    4203 Caratoke Hwy
    Barco, NC 27917
    (252) 453-0014
    10.1 9-12 943
  • Barco Central Elementary School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 212 students
    10.4 miles
    504 Shortcut Road
    Barco, NC 27917
    (252) 453-0010
    10.4 PK-5 212
  • Virginia Beach Creeds Elementary School Math: 90-94% | Reading: 90-94%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: PK-5 | 311 students
    10.7 miles
    920 Princess Anne Rd
    Virginia Beach, VA 23457
    (757) 648-2400
    10.7 PK-5 311

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