Northside Elementary School

  • Northside Elementary School serves 484 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 56% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 51% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 55% of the student body (majority Black and Asian), which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 51%.

Top Placements

Northside Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in North Carolina for:

School Overview

  • Northside Elementary School's student population of 484 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 39 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students484 students
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Total Classroom Teachers39 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Northside Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Northside Elementary School is 0.71, which is more 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#466 out of 2,538 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
56%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Northside 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 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Northside 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 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio12:116:1
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Asian
14%
3%
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Hispanic
13%
17%
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Black
24%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Northside Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
45%
49%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Northside 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
4%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Northside Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NC.
Diversity Score0.710.46
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Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Northside 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 Lunch
4%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Northside Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameChapel Hill-Carrboro City s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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