Tanglewood Elementary School

  • Tanglewood Elementary School serves 390 students in grades Kindergarten-3.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 60-64% (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 50-54% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Tanglewood Elementary School placed in the top 30% of all schools in North Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) 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 63% of the student body (majority Black and American Indian), which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 52%.

Top Placements

Tanglewood Elementary School places among the top 20% of public schools in North Carolina for:

School Overview

  • Tanglewood Elementary School's student population of 390 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 26 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-3
Total Students390 students
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Total Classroom Teachers26 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Tanglewood Elementary School is ranked within the top 30% 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 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Tanglewood Elementary School is 0.77, which is more 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)#587 out of 2555 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)60-64%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Tanglewood 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)50-54%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Tanglewood 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
19%
1%
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Asian
4%
3%
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Hispanic
9%
17%
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Black
23%
25%
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White
37%
48%
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Two or more races
8%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Tanglewood Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NC.
Diversity Score0.770.67
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Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Tanglewood 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 Lunchn/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Tanglewood 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 NameOf Robeson County School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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