Mulberry Elementary School

  • Mulberry Elementary School serves 471 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 56% (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 43% (which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Mulberry 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 52%.

Top Placements

Mulberry Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in North Carolina for:

School Overview

  • Mulberry Elementary School's student population of 471 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 29 teachers has declined by 9% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students471 students
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Total Classroom Teachers29 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Mulberry 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 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Mulberry Elementary School is 0.39, 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)#1040 out of 2555 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Mulberry 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)
43%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Mulberry 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 Ratio16:116:1
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
19%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Mulberry Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
1%
25%
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White
76%
48%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Mulberry Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Mulberry Elementary School. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NC.
Diversity Score0.390.68
This chart display the diversity score of Mulberry Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of North Carolina by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Mulberry 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 NameWilkes County Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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