Snow Creek Elementary School

  • Snow Creek Elementary School serves 581 students in grades Prekindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 55% (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 48% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Snow Creek Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in North Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) 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 35% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 52%.

School Overview

  • Snow Creek Elementary School's student population of 581 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-6
Total Students581 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Snow Creek Elementary School
Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Snow Creek Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,555 schools in North Carolina (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Snow Creek Elementary School is 0.52, 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 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NC)
Overall School Rank (16-17)#873 out of 2555 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
55%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Snow Creek 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)
48%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Snow Creek 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
2%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Snow Creek Elementary School and the percentage of Asian public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hispanic
25%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Snow Creek Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Black
3%
25%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Snow Creek Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
65%
48%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Snow Creek Elementary School and the percentage of White public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Two or more races
5%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Snow Creek Elementary School and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Snow Creek Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NC.
Diversity Score0.520.67
This chart display the diversity score of Snow Creek Elementary School and the public school average diversity score of North Carolina by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Snow Creek Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Snow Creek Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCatawba County Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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