Elizabeth City-Pasquotank Public Schools School District

1200 S Halstead Boulevard
Elizabeth City, NC 27906-2247
(District boundaries shown in map)
2/
10
Bottom 50%

Top Rankings

Elizabeth City-Pasquotank Public Schools School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in North Carolina for:

Category
Attribute
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 10 public elementary schools serving 3,460 students in Elizabeth City-Pasquotank Public Schools School District. This district's average elementary testing ranking is 2/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public elementary schools in North Carolina.
Public Elementary Schools in Elizabeth City-Pasquotank Public Schools School District have an average math proficiency score of 29% (versus the North Carolina public elementary school average of 50%), and reading proficiency score of 35% (versus the 49% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 66% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the North Carolina public elementary school average of 56% (majority Black).

Overview

This School District
This State (NC)
# Schools
13 Schools
2,169 Schools
# Students
4,840 Students
1,079,973 Students
# Teachers
329 Teachers
74,448 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1

District Rank

Elizabeth City-Pasquotank Public Schools School District, which is ranked within the bottom 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 65% has decreased from 86% over five school years.
This School District
State Average (NC)
#278 out of 325 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Elizabeth City-Pasquotank Public Schools  School District, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
29%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Elizabeth City-Pasquotank Public 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.
36%
50%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Elizabeth City-Pasquotank Public 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.
50%
63%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Elizabeth City-Pasquotank Public Schools  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of NC by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
65%
86%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Elizabeth City-Pasquotank Public Schools  School District and public school graduation rate of NC by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.65
0.70
# American Indian Students
9 Students
12,846 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
51 Students
42,535 Students
% Asian Students
1%
4%
# Hispanic Students
539 Students
214,515 Students
% Hispanic Students
11%
20%
# Black Students
2,255 Students
272,424 Students
% Black Students
47%
25%
# White Students
1,686 Students
475,894 Students
% White Students
35%
44%
# Hawaiian Students
5 Students
1,590 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
295 Students
59,301 Students
% of Two or more races Students
6%
6%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
125
21,001
# Students in K Grade:
406
112,042
# Students in 1st Grade:
393
108,688
# Students in 2nd Grade:
360
111,859
# Students in 3rd Grade:
378
112,431
# Students in 4th Grade:
385
113,015
# Students in 5th Grade:
294
113,863
# Students in 6th Grade:
344
116,205
# Students in 7th Grade:
367
117,135
# Students in 8th Grade:
403
119,094
# Students in 9th Grade:
479
10,398
# Students in 10th Grade:
326
9,149
# Students in 11th Grade:
313
8,221
# Students in 12th Grade:
267
6,872
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $13,569 is higher than the state median of $11,354. The school district revenue/student has grown by 18% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $12,753 is higher than the state median of $11,785. The school district spending/student has grown by 15% over four school years.
This School District
This State (NC)
Total Revenue
$66 MM
$17,307 MM
This chart display total revenue of Elizabeth City-Pasquotank Public 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
$62 MM
$17,964 MM
This chart display total spending of Elizabeth City-Pasquotank Public 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
$13,569
$11,354
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Elizabeth City-Pasquotank Public 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
$12,753
$11,785
This chart display average spending per public school student in Elizabeth City-Pasquotank Public 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 Elizabeth City-Pasquotank Public Schools School District Public Elementary Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Weeksville Elementary School
(Math: 55-59% | Reading: 55-59%)
Rank:
7/
10
Top 50%
1170 Salem Church Rd
Elizabeth City, NC 27909
(252) 330-2606
Grades: K-5
| 180 students
Rank: #22.
Sheep-harney Elementary School
(Math: 40-44% | Reading: 40-44%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
200 W Elizabeth St
Elizabeth City, NC 27909
(252) 335-4303
Grades: PK-5
| 444 students
Rank: #33.
Northside Elementary School
(Math: 36% | Reading: 43%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1062 Northside Rd
Elizabeth City, NC 27909
(252) 335-2033
Grades: K-5
| 412 students
Rank: #44.
Central Elementary School
(Math: 35-39% | Reading: 35-39%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
1059 Us Hwy 17
Elizabeth City, NC 27909
(252) 335-4305
Grades: K-5
| 297 students
Rank: #55.
Pasquotank Elementary School
(Math: 30-34% | Reading: 30-34%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1407 Peartree Rd
Elizabeth City, NC 27909
(252) 335-4205
Grades: K-5
| 256 students
Rank: #66.
Elizabeth City Middle School
(Math: 27% | Reading: 32%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1066 Northside Road
Elizabeth City, NC 27909
(252) 335-2974
Grades: 6-8
| 555 students
Rank: #77.
River Road Middle School
(Math: 21% | Reading: 34%)
Rank:
2/
10
Bottom 50%
1701 River Road
Elizabeth City, NC 27909
(252) 333-1454
Grades: 6-8
| 532 students
Rank: #88.
J C Sawyer Elementary School
(Math: 24% | Reading: 29%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1007 Park St
Elizabeth City, NC 27909
(252) 338-1012
Grades: K-5
| 379 students
Rank: #99.
P W Moore Elementary School
(Math: 15-19% | Reading: 25-29%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
606 Roanoke Ave
Elizabeth City, NC 27909
(252) 338-5000
Grades: K-5
| 373 students
Rank: #1010.
H L Trigg Community
Alternative School
(Math: ≤20% | Reading: ≤20% )
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
1004 Parkview Drive
Elizabeth City, NC 27909
(252) 335-1765
Grades: 6-12
| 32 students

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 13 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 4,840 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 65%
  • : 65% (Btm 50% in NC)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 29% (Btm 50%)
  • : 36% (Btm 50%)
  • : 50% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NC Dept. of Education

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