1800 Shoals Road
Pinnacle, NC 27043
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
10/
10
Top 10%
Shoals Elementary School serves 280 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
Shoals Elementary School placed in the top 10% of all schools in North Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 75-79% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 42%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-64% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the North Carolina state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 52% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Shoals Elementary School's student population of 280 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 19 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students
280 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
19 teachers
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School Rankings

Shoals Elementary School is ranked within the top 10% of all 2,571 schools in North Carolina (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Shoals Elementary School is 0.19, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (NC)
Overall Testing Rank
#222 out of 2571 schools
(Top 10%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
75-79%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60-64%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio
15:1
15:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
7%
18%
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Black
1%
25%
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White
90%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
All Ethnic Groups
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Diversity Score
0.19
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Eligible for Free Lunch
39%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
4%
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Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2021-22)

  • Grades: Prekindergarten-5
  • Students: 280 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 15:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 10%
  • Overall Testing Rank
    : Top 10% in NC
  • Math Proficiency
    : 75-79% (Top 5%)
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 60-64% (Top 20%)
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.19 (Btm 50%)

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