Laurel Mill Elementary School

  • Laurel Mill Elementary School serves 280 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (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 40-44% (which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Laurel Mill Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in North Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) 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 52% of the student body (majority Black), which is equal to the North Carolina state average of 52%.

School Overview

  • Laurel Mill Elementary School's student population of 280 students has declined by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students280 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Laurel Mill Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% 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 13:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Laurel Mill Elementary School is 0.64, 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 School Rank (16-17)#1117 out of 2555 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Laurel Mill 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
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
15%
17%
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Black
33%
25%
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White
48%
48%
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Laurel Mill Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NC.
Diversity Score0.640.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
98%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Laurel Mill Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Laurel Mill Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameFranklin County Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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