Piney Grove Elementary School

  • Piney Grove Elementary School serves 806 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 47% (which is equal to the North Carolina state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 24% (which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 51%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Piney Grove Elementary School's student population of 806 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 53 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students806 students
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Total Classroom Teachers53 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Piney Grove Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Piney Grove Elementary School is 0.65, 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#1374 out of 2,538 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Piney Grove 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)
24%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Piney Grove 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 Ratio15:116:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Piney Grove Elementary School and the public school average student teacher ratio of North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Piney Grove Elementary School and percentage of American Indian public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Asian
5%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Piney Grove Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
46%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Piney Grove Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
37%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Piney Grove Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
10%
49%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Piney Grove 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 Piney Grove 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 Piney Grove Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NC.
Diversity Score0.650.46
This chart display the diversity score of Piney Grove 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 Piney Grove 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 Piney Grove 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 NameCharlotte-Mecklenburg s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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