North Drive Elementary School

  • North Drive Elementary School serves 538 students in grades Prekindergarten-2.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 20-24% (which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 47%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 20-24% (which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 47%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • North Drive Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in North Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 95% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 51%.

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School Overview

  • North Drive Elementary School's student population of 538 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 41 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-2
Total Students538 students
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Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
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School Comparison

  • North Drive Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,538 schools in North Carolina (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of North Drive Elementary School is 0.19, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NC)
Overall School Rank#2297 out of 2,538 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of North Drive Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of North Drive Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of North Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
4%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in North Drive Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
90%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in North Drive Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
5%
49%
This chart display the percentage of White students in North Drive Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in North Drive Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NC.
Diversity Score0.190.46
This chart display the diversity score of North Drive Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in North Drive Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in North Drive Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWayne County Public s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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