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  • For the 2020 school year, there are 6 public elementary schools in Washington, NC, serving 2,892 students.
  • Washington, NC public elementary school have an average math proficiency score of 37% (versus the North Carolina public elementary school average of 48%), and reading proficiency score of 41% (versus the 46% statewide average). Elementary schools in Washington have an average ranking in the bottom 50% of North Carolina public elementary schools.
  • The top ranked public elementary schools in Washington, NC are Washington Montessori, John C Tayloe Elementary School and John Small Elementary School. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the North Carolina public elementary school average of 53% (majority Black).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is less than the North Carolina public elementary school average of 15:1.

Top Washington, NC Public Elementary Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • B C Ed Technical Center Alternative School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    820 North Bridge St
    Washington, NC 27899
    (252)946-5382

    Grades: 6-12 | 50 students
  • Eastern Elementary School
    947 Hudnell Street
    Washington, NC 27889
    (252)946-1611

    Grades: PK-1 | 619 students
  • John C Tayloe Elementary School Math: 49% | Reading: 41%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    910 Tarboro Street
    Washington, NC 27889
    (252)946-3350

    Grades: 2-3 | 515 students
  • John Small Elementary School Math: 38% | Reading: 39%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    4103 North Market Street Ext
    Washington, NC 27889
    (252)946-3941

    Grades: 4-5 | 535 students
  • P S Jones Middle School Math: 34% | Reading: 38%
    Rank: Bottom 50%
    4105 N Market Street Ext
    Washington, NC 27889
    (252)946-0874

    Grades: 6-8 | 765 students
  • Washington Montessori Charter School
    Math: 36% | Reading: 60%
    Rank: Top 50%
    2330 Old Bath Hwy
    Washington, NC 27889
    (252)946-1977

    Grades: K-12 | 408 students
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