Martins Creek Elementary/mid

  • Martins Creek Elementary/mid serves 223 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 55-59% (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 55-59% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 51%.

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Martins Creek Elementary/mid places among the top 20% of public schools in North Carolina for:

School Overview

  • Martins Creek Elementary/mid's student population of 223 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 21 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students223 students
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Total Classroom Teachers21 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Martins Creek Elementary/mid's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Martins Creek Elementary/mid is 0.26, 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#1044 out of 2,538 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Martins Creek Elementary/mid 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)55-59%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Martins Creek Elementary/mid 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 Ratio11:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
13%
17%
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Black
n/a
26%
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White
85%
49%
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Martins Creek Elementary/mid.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NC.
Diversity Score0.260.46
This chart display the diversity score of Martins Creek Elementary/mid and the public school average diversity score of North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
97%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Martins Creek Elementary/mid 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 Martins Creek Elementary/mid 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 NameCherokee County s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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