Upchurch Elementary School

  • Upchurch Elementary School serves 684 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 52% (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 34% (which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 46%) 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 77% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 51%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Upchurch Elementary School's student population of 684 students has grown by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 43 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students684 students
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Total Classroom Teachers43 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Upchurch Elementary School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Upchurch Elementary School is 0.69, 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#1134 out of 2,538 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Upchurch 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)
34%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Upchurch 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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American Indian
2%
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
23%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Upchurch Elementary School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
46%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Upchurch Elementary School and the percentage of Black public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
23%
49%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Upchurch 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
5%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Upchurch Elementary School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NC.
Diversity Score0.690.46
This chart display the diversity score of Upchurch 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
99%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Upchurch 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 Upchurch Elementary School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHoke County s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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