South Fork Elementary School

  • South Fork Elementary School serves 562 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 30% (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 23% (which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 84% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 51%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • South Fork Elementary School's student population of 562 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 45 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students562 students
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Total Classroom Teachers45 teachers
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School Comparison

  • South Fork Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of South Fork Elementary School is 0.72, 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#2297 out of 2,538 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of South Fork 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)
23%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of South Fork 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 Ratio12:116:1
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Asian
14%
3%
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Hispanic
27%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in South Fork Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
41%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in South Fork Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
16%
49%
This chart display the percentage of White students in South Fork 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%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in South Fork Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NC.
Diversity Score0.720.46
This chart display the diversity score of South Fork 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
96%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in South Fork 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 South Fork 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 NameWinston Salem/Forsyth County s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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