Currituck County Schools School District

2958 Caratoke Hwy
Currituck, NC 27929
(District boundaries shown in map)
6/
10
Top 50%
For the 2024 school year, there are 8 public elementary schools serving 3,111 students in Currituck County Schools School District. This district's average elementary testing ranking is 7/10, which is in the top 50% of public elementary schools in North Carolina.
Public Elementary Schools in Currituck County Schools School District have an average math proficiency score of 56% (versus the North Carolina public elementary school average of 50%), and reading proficiency score of 50% (versus the 49% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 25% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the North Carolina public elementary school average of 56% (majority Black).

Overview

This School District
This State (NC)
# Schools
10 Schools
2,169 Schools
# Students
4,408 Students
1,079,973 Students
# Teachers
287 Teachers
74,448 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1

District Rank

Currituck County Schools School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 325 school districts in North Carolina (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2021-2022 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 90% has decreased from 91% over five school years.
This School District
State Average (NC)
#134 out of 325 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Currituck County Schools  School District, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
56%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Currituck County Schools  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of NC by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
50%
50%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Currituck County Schools  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of NC by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
90%
86%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Currituck County Schools  School District and public school graduation rate of NC by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.40
0.70
# American Indian Students
3 Students
12,846 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
29 Students
42,535 Students
% Asian Students
1%
4%
# Hispanic Students
402 Students
214,515 Students
% Hispanic Students
9%
20%
# Black Students
181 Students
272,424 Students
% Black Students
4%
25%
# White Students
3,372 Students
475,894 Students
% White Students
76%
44%
# Hawaiian Students
5 Students
1,590 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
422 Students
59,301 Students
% of Two or more races Students
10%
6%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
55
21,001
# Students in K Grade:
360
112,042
# Students in 1st Grade:
366
108,688
# Students in 2nd Grade:
349
111,859
# Students in 3rd Grade:
367
112,431
# Students in 4th Grade:
330
113,015
# Students in 5th Grade:
348
113,863
# Students in 6th Grade:
325
116,205
# Students in 7th Grade:
289
117,135
# Students in 8th Grade:
322
119,094
# Students in 9th Grade:
369
10,398
# Students in 10th Grade:
342
9,149
# Students in 11th Grade:
299
8,221
# Students in 12th Grade:
287
6,872
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $10,799 in this school district is less than the state median of $11,354. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $10,529 is less than the state median of $11,785. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
This School District
This State (NC)
Total Revenue (20-21)
$48 MM
$17,307 MM
This chart display total revenue of Currituck County Schools  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in NC by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending (20-21)
$46 MM
$17,964 MM
This chart display total spending of Currituck County Schools  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in NC by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student (20-21)
$10,799
$11,354
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Currituck County Schools  School District and average revenue per public school student of all school districts in NC by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student (20-21)
$10,529
$11,785
This chart display average spending per public school student in Currituck County Schools  School District and average spending per public school student of all school districts in NC by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best Currituck County Schools School District Public Elementary Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Knotts Island Elementary School
(Math: 50-59% | Reading: 60-69%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
413 Woodleigh Road
Knotts Island, NC 27950
(252) 722-0770
Grades: K-5
| 102 students
Rank: #22.
Moyock Elementary School
(Math: 64% | Reading: 52%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
255 Tulls Creek Road
Moyock, NC 27958
(252) 435-6521
Grades: K-5
| 673 students
Rank: #33.
Shawboro Elementary School
(Math: 61% | Reading: 53%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
370 Shawboro Road
Shawboro, NC 27973
(252) 232-2237
Grades: PK-5
| 617 students
Rank: #44.
W T Griggs Elementary School
(Math: 60-64% | Reading: 45-49%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
261 Poplar Branch Road
Poplar Branch, NC 27965
(252) 453-2700
Grades: PK-5
| 244 students
Rank: #55.
Currituck County Middle School
(Math: 52% | Reading: 50%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
4263 Caratoke Hwy
Barco, NC 27917
(252) 453-2171
Grades: 6-8
| 337 students
Rank: #66.
Moyock Middle School
(Math: 53% | Reading: 48%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
216 Survey Road
Moyock, NC 27958
(252) 435-2566
Grades: 6-8
| 599 students
Rank: #77.
Jarvisburg Elementary School
(Math: 50-54% | Reading: 45-49%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
110 Jarvisburg Rd
Jarvisburg, NC 27947
(252) 491-2050
Grades: K-5
| 268 students
Rank: #88.
Central Elementary School
(Math: 45-49% | Reading: 40-44%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
504 Shortcut Road
Barco, NC 27917
(252) 453-0010
Grades: PK-5
| 271 students

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 10 schools
  • Grades: PK-13
  • Enrollment: 4,408 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 24%
  • : 90% (Top 50% in NC)
  • : Top 50%
  • : 56% (Top 50%)
  • : 50% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NC Dept. of Education

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