New Hope Elementary School

  • New Hope Elementary School serves 610 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 51% (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 35% (which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • New Hope Elementary School placed in the bottom 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 66% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 52%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • New Hope Elementary School's student population of 610 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 48 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students610 students
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Total Classroom Teachers48 teachers
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School Comparison

  • New Hope Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 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 increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of New Hope Elementary School is 0.61, 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)#1402 out of 2555 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
35%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
52%
17%
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Black
9%
25%
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White
34%
48%
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score0.610.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
53%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in New Hope Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameOrange County Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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