Olive Chapel Elementary School

  • Olive Chapel Elementary School serves 952 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 81% (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 76% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 51%.

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School Overview

  • Olive Chapel Elementary School's student population of 952 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 58 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students952 students
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Total Classroom Teachers58 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Olive Chapel Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Olive Chapel Elementary School is 0.43, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.67. 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#148 out of 2,538 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
81%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Olive Chapel 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)
76%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Olive Chapel 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 Ratio16:116:1
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Asian
11%
3%
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Hispanic
9%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Olive Chapel Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
4%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Olive Chapel Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
74%
49%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Olive Chapel 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
2%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Olive Chapel Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Olive Chapel Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NC.
Diversity Score0.430.67
This chart display the diversity score of Olive Chapel 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
5%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Olive Chapel 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 Olive Chapel Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWake County s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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We love Olive Chapel. Every teacher we have had has exceeded our expectations. Our children have been challenged well beyond the basics and it is a wonderful learning environment.
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