Pembroke Elementary School

  • Pembroke Elementary School serves 795 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 24% (which is lower 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 20% (which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 51%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Pembroke Elementary School's student population of 795 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 41 teachers has grown by 5% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students795 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Pembroke Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers41 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Pembroke Elementary School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Pembroke Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Pembroke Elementary School is 0.35, 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#2192 out of 2,538 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
24%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Pembroke 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)
20%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Pembroke 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 Ratio19:116:1
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American Indian
80%
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Pembroke Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
4%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Pembroke Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
8%
26%
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White
2%
49%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Pembroke 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
6%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Pembroke Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NC.
Diversity Score0.350.46
This chart display the diversity score of Pembroke 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 Pembroke 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 Pembroke 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 NamePublic s of Robeson County School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Lumberton Cis Academy Charter School
    Grades: 6-8 | 115 students
    0.2 miles
    818 West 3rd Street
    Lumberton, NC 28359
    (910)521-1669
    0.2 6-8 115
  • Pembroke Pembroke Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 623 students
    1.4 miles
    8910 Deep Branch Road
    Pembroke, NC 28372
    (910)522-5013
    1.4 6-8 623
  • Pembroke Purnell Swett High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 1707 students
    2.6 miles
    11344 Deep Branch Road
    Pembroke, NC 28372
    (910)521-3253
    2.6 9-12 1707
  • Rowland Union Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 499 students
    4.1 miles
    2547 Nc Hwy 710 South
    Rowland, NC 28383
    (910)521-4272
    4.1 PK-6 499
  • Pembroke Union Chapel Elementary School
    Grades: PK-6 | 601 students
    4.7 miles
    4271 Union Chapel Road
    Pembroke, NC 28372
    (910)521-4456
    4.7 PK-6 601

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