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  • For the 2019-20 school year, there are 82 public schools managed by Winston Salem/Forsyth County School District serving 55,731 students in Winston Salem, North Carolina.
  • Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the North Carolina state average of 51%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is less than the state average of 16:1.

Winston Salem/Forsyth County School District (2019-20)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Winston Salem Ashley Academy
    1647 Ashley School Circle
    Winston Salem, NC 27105
    (336)703-4203

    Grades: PK-5 | 536 students
  • Winston Salem Atkins Academic & Technical High School
    3605 Old Greensboro Road
    Winston Salem, NC 27101
    (336)703-6754

    Grades: 9-12 | 858 students
  • Winston Salem Bolton Elementary School
    1250 Bolton Street
    Winston Salem, NC 27103
    (336)703-4247

    Grades: PK-5 | 460 students
  • Winston Salem Brunson Elementary School
    155 N Hawthorne Road
    Winston Salem, NC 27104
    (336)703-4206

    Grades: PK-5 | 601 students
  • Kernersville Caleb's Creek Elementary School
    1109 Salem Crossing Rd
    Kernersville, NC 27284
    (336)703-6757

    Grades: PK-5 | 800 students
  • Winston Salem Career Center Vocational School
    910 Highland Court
    Winston Salem, NC 27101
    (336)727-8181

    Grades: 9-12 | n/a students
  • Winston Salem Carter High School Special Education School
    851 Highland Court
    Winston Salem, NC 27101
    (336)703-4119

    Grades: 9-12 | 167 students
  • Winston Salem Carver High School
    3545 Carver School Road
    Winston Salem, NC 27105
    (336)727-2987

    Grades: 9-12 | 666 students
  • Kernersville Cash Elementary School
    4700 Old Hollow Road
    Kernersville, NC 27284
    (336)703-4174

    Grades: PK-5 | 668 students
  • Winston Salem Childrens Center Special Education School
    2315 Coliseum Drive
    Winston Salem, NC 27106
    (336)727-2440

    Grades: PK-5 | 59 students
  • Clemmons Clemmons Elementary School
    6200 Bingham Avenue
    Clemmons, NC 27012
    (336)703-4210

    Grades: PK-5 | 758 students
  • Winston Salem Clemmons Middle School
    3785 Fraternity Church Road
    Winston Salem, NC 27127
    (336)703-4217

    Grades: 6-8 | 1061 students
  • Winston-salem Cook Literacy Model School
    920 11th Street Nw
    Winston-salem, NC 27195
    (336)703-4201

    Grades: PK-5 | 252 students
  • Winston Salem Diggs-latham Elementary School
    986 Hutton Street
    Winston Salem, NC 27101
    (336)703-4102

    Grades: PK-5 | 564 students
  • Winston Salem The Downtown School
    601 N Cherry Street
    Winston Salem, NC 27101
    (336)703-4125

    Grades: PK-8 | 425 students
  • Winston Salem Early College Of Forsyth Co
    2100 Silas Creek Prky
    Winston Salem, NC 27103
    (336)757-3290

    Grades: 9-12 | 246 students
  • Kernersville East Forsyth High School
    2500 W Mountain Street
    Kernersville, NC 27284
    (336)727-2265

    Grades: 9-12 | 1786 students
  • Kernersville East Forsyth Middle School
    810 Bagley Drive
    Kernersville, NC 27284
    (336)703-6765

    Grades: 6-8 | 728 students
  • Winston Salem Easton Elementary School
    734 E Clemmonsville Road
    Winston Salem, NC 27107
    (336)748-4063

    Grades: PK-5 | 620 students
  • Kernersville Flat Rock Middle School
    4648 Ebert Rd
    Kernersville, NC 27284
    (336)703-6762

    Grades: 6-8 | 832 students
  • Winston Salem Forest Park Elementary School
    2019 Milford Street
    Winston Salem, NC 27107
    (336)703-4291

    Grades: PK-5 | 671 students
  • Clemmons Frank Morgan Elementary School
    3210 Village Point Drive
    Clemmons, NC 27012
    (336)703-4148

    Grades: PK-5 | 791 students
  • Winston Salem Gibson Elementary School
    2020 Walker Road
    Winston Salem, NC 27106
    (336)703-4212

    Grades: PK-5 | 659 students
  • Winston Salem Griffith Elementary School
    1385 W Clemmonsville Road
    Winston Salem, NC 27127
    (336)703-4245

    Grades: PK-5 | 630 students
  • Winston Salem Hall-woodward Elementary School
    125 Nicholson Road
    Winston Salem, NC 27107
    (336)703-4238

    Grades: PK-5 | 678 students
  • Winston Salem Hanes Magnet School
    2355 Pleasant St
    Winston Salem, NC 27107
    (336)703-4171

    Grades: 6-8 | 713 students
  • Winston Salem Homebound/ Hospital Education
    2020 E. 12th Street
    Winston Salem, NC 27101
    (336)703-4250

    Grades: PK-12 | 31 students
  • Winston Salem Ibraham Elementary School
    5036 Old Walkertown
    Winston Salem, NC 27105
    (336)703-6771

    Grades: PK-5 | 523 students
  • Winston Salem J F Kennedy High School
    890 E 11th Street
    Winston Salem, NC 27101
    (336)703-4143

    Grades: 6-12 | 290 students
  • Winston Salem Jefferson Elementary School
    4000 Jefferson School Lane
    Winston Salem, NC 27106
    (336)703-4215

    Grades: PK-5 | 564 students
  • Kernersville Kernersville Elementary School
    512 W Mountain Street
    Kernersville, NC 27284
    (336)703-4100

    Grades: PK-5 | 831 students
  • Kernersville Kernersville Middle School
    110 Brown Road
    Kernersville, NC 27284
    (336)703-4255

    Grades: 6-8 | 695 students
  • Winston Salem Kimberley Park Elementary School
    1700 Old Cherry Street
    Winston Salem, NC 27105
    (336)703-6731

    Grades: PK-5 | 261 students
  • Kernersville Kimmel Farm Elementary School
    4672 Ebert Rd
    Kernersville, NC 27284
    (336)703-6760

    Grades: PK-5 | 888 students
  • Winston Salem Kingswood School Alternative School
    1001 Reynolda Road
    Winston Salem, NC 27104
    (336)703-4128

    Grades: PK-12 | 57 students
  • Show 47 more public schools in Winston Salem/Forsyth County (out of 82 total schools)

Overview

School District NameWinston Salem/Forsyth County School District
# of Schoolsn/a
# of Students55,228 students
# of Teachers3,734 Teacher(s)
Student : Teacher Ratio15:1
# of Male Students27,191 students
% Male Students
49%
# of Female Students28,037 students
% Female Students
51%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.71
# of American Indian Students113 students
% American Indian Students
n/a
# of Asian Students1,415 students
% Asian Students
3%
# of Hispanic Students14,172 students
% Hispanic Students
26%
# of Black Students15,740 students
% Black Students
29%
# of White Students21,489 students
% White Students
38%
# of Hawaiian Students68 students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Students2,231 students
% of Two or more races Students
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten:721
# of Students in Kindergarten:4,171
# of Students in 1st Grade:4,158
# of Students in 2nd Grade:4,363
# of Students in 3rd Grade:4,414
# of Students in 4th Grade:4,287
# of Students in 5th Grade:4,228
# of Students in 6th Grade:3,914
# of Students in 7th Grade:3,806
# of Students in 8th Grade:4,231
# of Students in 9th Grade:4,669
# of Students in 10th Grade:4,218
# of Students in 11th Grade:4,215
# of Students in 12th Grade:3,833
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Winston Salem/Forsyth County School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 272 school districts in North Carolina (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 86% has increased from 81% over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (NC)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Winston Salem/Forsyth County 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
42%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Winston Salem/Forsyth County 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 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
86%
88%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Winston Salem/Forsyth County School District and public school graduation rate of NC by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $11,083 is higher than the state average of $9,693. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $11,062 is higher than the state average of $9,473. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (NC)
Total Revenue$597 MM$8 MM
This chart display total revenue of Winston Salem/Forsyth County School District and average revenue for each school distric in NC by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending$596 MM$8 MM
This chart display total spending of Winston Salem/Forsyth County School District and average spending for each school distric in NC by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Revenue / Student$11,083$9,693
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Winston Salem/Forsyth County School District and average revenue per public school student in NC by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Spending / Student$11,062$9,473
This chart display average spending per public school student in Winston Salem/Forsyth County School District and average spending per public school student in NC by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
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