Stokes County Schools School District

100 Courthouse Circle
Danbury, NC 27016
(District boundaries shown in map)
6/
10
Top 50%

Top Rankings

Stokes County 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 5 public preschools serving 1,484 students in Stokes County Schools School District. This district's average pre testing ranking is 6/10, which is in the top 50% of public pre schools in North Carolina.
Public Preschools in Stokes County Schools School District have an average math proficiency score of 54% (versus the North Carolina public pre school average of 51%), and reading proficiency score of 45% (versus the 46% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the North Carolina public preschool average of 58% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Overview

This School District
This State (NC)
# Schools
19 Schools
976 Schools
# Students
5,517 Students
449,714 Students
# Teachers
399 Teachers
32,939 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1

District Rank

Stokes 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 88% has increased from 87% over five school years.
This School District
State Average (NC)
#150 out of 325 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Stokes County Schools  School District, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
54%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Stokes 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.
49%
50%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Stokes 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.
62%
63%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Stokes County 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.
88%
86%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Stokes County Schools  School District and public school graduation rate of NC by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.24
0.72
# American Indian Students
6 Students
6,715 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
17 Students
16,990 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
4%
# Hispanic Students
319 Students
98,653 Students
% Hispanic Students
6%
22%
# Black Students
151 Students
113,088 Students
% Black Students
3%
25%
# White Students
4,794 Students
188,648 Students
% White Students
87%
42%
# Hawaiian Students
1 Student
659 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
231 Students
24,961 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
6%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
97
21,054
# Students in K Grade:
403
72,400
# Students in 1st Grade:
347
69,634
# Students in 2nd Grade:
383
71,332
# Students in 3rd Grade:
370
68,518
# Students in 4th Grade:
405
67,887
# Students in 5th Grade:
430
65,758
# Students in 6th Grade:
424
4,881
# Students in 7th Grade:
420
3,622
# Students in 8th Grade:
449
3,587
# Students in 9th Grade:
512
226
# Students in 10th Grade:
436
242
# Students in 11th Grade:
425
194
# Students in 12th Grade:
416
379
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $12,312 is higher than the state median of $11,354. The school district revenue/student has grown by 11% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $12,028 is higher than the state median of $11,785. The school district spending/student has grown by 9% over four school years.
This School District
This State (NC)
Total Revenue
$68 MM
$17,307 MM
This chart display total revenue of Stokes 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
$66 MM
$17,964 MM
This chart display total spending of Stokes 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
$12,312
$11,354
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Stokes 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
$12,028
$11,785
This chart display average spending per public school student in Stokes 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 Stokes County Schools School District Public Preschools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Poplar Springs Elementary School
(Math: 57% | Reading: 50%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
223 Hobe Kiser Road
King, NC 27021
(336) 985-0234
Grades: PK-5
| 455 students
Rank: #22.
London Elementary School
(Math: 55-59% | Reading: 45-49%)
Rank:
6/
10
Top 50%
609 School Street
Walnut Cove, NC 27052
(336) 591-7204
Grades: PK-5
| 200 students
Rank: #3 - 43. - 4.
King Elementary School
(Math: 50-54% | Reading: 40-44%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
152 East School St
King, NC 27021
(336) 983-5824
Grades: PK-5
| 390 students
Rank: #3 - 43. - 4.
Pinnacle Elementary School
(Math: 50-54% | Reading: 40-44%)
Rank:
5/
10
Bottom 50%
1095 Surry Line Rd
Pinnacle, NC 27043
(336) 368-2990
Grades: PK-5
| 170 students
Rank: #55.
Walnut Cove Elementary School
(Math: 45-49% | Reading: 35-39%)
Rank:
4/
10
Bottom 50%
1211 Walnut Cove School Rd
Walnut Cove, NC 27052
(336) 591-4408
Grades: PK-5
| 269 students

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 19 schools
  • Grades: PK-13
  • Enrollment: 5,517 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 13%
  • : 88% (Top 50% in NC)
  • : Top 50%
  • : 54% (Top 50%)
  • : 49% (Btm 50%)
  • : 62% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NC Dept. of Education

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