New Hope Elementary School

  • New Hope Elementary School serves 507 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 63% (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 58% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 51%.

School Overview

  • New Hope Elementary School's student population of 507 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students507 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

  • New Hope Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of New Hope Elementary School is 0.32, 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#522 out of 2,538 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of New Hope 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)
58%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of New Hope 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 Ratio19:116:1
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
5%
17%
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Black
10%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in New Hope Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
82%
49%
This chart display the percentage of White students in New Hope Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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 New Hope Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NC.
Diversity Score0.320.46
This chart display the diversity score of New Hope Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
26%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in New Hope Elementary School 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 Lunch
3%
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 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGaston County s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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