Southern Pines Elementary School

  • Southern Pines Elementary School serves 365 students in grades 3-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 45% (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 47% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Southern Pines Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in North Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) 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 54% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 51%.

School Overview

  • Southern Pines Elementary School's student population of 365 students has declined by 13% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 24 teachers has declined by 7% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 3-5
Total Students365 students
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Total Classroom Teachers24 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Southern Pines 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 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Southern Pines Elementary School is 0.60, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NC)
Overall School Rank#1183 out of 2555 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Southern Pines 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)
47%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Southern Pines 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
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
7%
17%
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Black
44%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Southern Pines Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
46%
49%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Southern Pines 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 Southern Pines Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NC.
Diversity Score0.600.67
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Eligible for Free Lunch
54%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Southern Pines 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 Lunch
2%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Southern Pines Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMoore County Schools School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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