Millers Creek Elementary School

4320 North Nc Hwy 16
Millers Creek, NC 28651
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
6/
10
Top 50%
Millers Creek Elementary School serves 828 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Millers Creek Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in North Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 39% (which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 42%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 44% (which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the North Carolina state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 52% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Millers Creek Elementary School's student population of 828 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 49 teachers has declined by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students828 students
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Total Classroom Teachers49 teachers
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School Rankings

Millers Creek Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,571 schools in North Carolina (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Millers Creek Elementary School is 0.34, 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
#1279 out of 2571 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
39%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:115:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
15%
18%
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Black
1%
25%
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White
80%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.340.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
100%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
10%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWilkes County Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Millers Creek Elementary School is West Wilkes High School (2.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is West Wilkes Middle School (2.8 miles away)
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  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Millers Creek West Wilkes High School Math: 65-69% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: 9-12 | 735 students
    2.2 miles
    6598 Boone Trail
    Millers Creek, NC 28651
    (336) 903-6710
    2.2 9-12 735
  • Wilkesboro West Wilkes Middle School Math: 45% | Reading: 49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 539 students
    2.8 miles
    1677 North Nc Hwy 16
    Wilkesboro, NC 28697
    (336) 651-4381
    2.8 6-8 539
  • North Wilkesboro Mulberry Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 471 students
    4.1 miles
    190 Mulberry School Rd
    North Wilkesboro, NC 28659
    (336) 667-4641
    4.1 PK-5 471
  • North Wilkesboro North Wilkesboro Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 40-44%
    Rank
    6/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 317 students
    6.3 miles
    200 Flint Hill Rd
    North Wilkesboro, NC 28659
    (336) 838-2872
    6.3 PK-5 317
  • Wilkesboro Wilkes Early College High School Math: 80-89% | Reading: 80-89%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 5%
    Grades: 9-13 | 191 students
    6.3 miles
    1328 S Collegiate Dr
    Wilkesboro, NC 28697
    (336) 838-6247
    6.3 9-13 191

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