Sumner Elementary School

  • Sumner Elementary School serves 615 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 37% (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 24% (which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 51%.

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School Overview

  • Sumner Elementary School's student population of 615 students has grown by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has declined by 14% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students615 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Sumner Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Sumner Elementary School is 0.61, 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#2007 out of 2,538 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Sumner 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)
24%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Sumner 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 Ratio17:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
37%
17%
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Black
50%
26%
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White
9%
49%
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Sumner Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NC.
Diversity Score0.610.46
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Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Sumner 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 Sumner 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 NameGuilford County s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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