Rocky Point Elementary School

255 Elementary School Road
Rocky Point, NC 28457
(School attendance zone shown in map)
4/
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Bottom 50%
Serving 399 students in grades Prekindergarten-5, Rocky Point Elementary School ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in North Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 50-54% (which is approximately equal to the North Carolina state average of 51%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-34% (which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 50%).
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the North Carolina state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 61% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 55% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 399 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 61%
  • : Bottom 50% in NC
  • : 50-54% (Top 50%)
  • : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • : 60-69% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NC Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

Rocky Point Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in North Carolina for:

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Attribute

School Overview

Rocky Point Elementary School's student population of 399 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 34 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
399 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
34 teachers
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School Rankings

Rocky Point Elementary School ranks within the bottom 50% of all 2,617 schools in North Carolina (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Rocky Point Elementary School is 0.64, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (NC)
#1669 out of 2617 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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50-54%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Rocky Point 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 2021-22 school year data.
30-34%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Rocky Point 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 2021-22 school year data.
60-69%
63%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Rocky Point Elementary School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
12:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
45%
20%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Rocky Point Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Black
11%
25%
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White
39%
45%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Rocky Point Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in North Carolina.
0.64
This chart display the diversity score of Rocky Point Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of North Carolina by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
81%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Rocky Point Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (20-21)
4%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Rocky Point Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NC Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Rocky Point Elementary School's ranking?
Rocky Point Elementary School is ranked #1669 out of 2,617 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in North Carolina.
What schools are Rocky Point Elementary School often compared to?
Rocky Point Elementary Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like C.f. Pope Elementary School, Topsail Elementary School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
50-54% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 51% NC state average), while 30-34% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 50% NC state average).
How many students attend Rocky Point Elementary School?
399 students attend Rocky Point Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
45% of Rocky Point Elementary School students are Hispanic, 39% of students are White, 11% of students are Black, and 5% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Rocky Point Elementary School?
Rocky Point Elementary School has a student ration of 12:1, which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 14:1.
What grades does Rocky Point Elementary School offer ?
Rocky Point Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-5
What school district is Rocky Point Elementary School part of?
Rocky Point Elementary School is part of Pender County Schools School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Enrollment: 399 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 12:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 61%
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 50-54% (Top 50%)
  • : 30-34% (Btm 50%)
  • : 60-69% (Top 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NC Dept. of Education

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