Valle Crucis Elementary School serves 331 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
Valle Crucis Elementary School placed in the top 50% of all schools in North Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 43% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 42%) for the 2020-21 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 57% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 47%) for the 2020-21 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the North Carolina state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 55% (majority Black).
- Grades: Prekindergarten-8
- Enrollment: 331 students
- Student:Teacher Ratio: 11:1
- Minority Enrollment: 16%
- Overall Testing Rank: Top 50% in NC
- Math Proficiency: 43% (Top 50%)
- Reading Proficiency: 57% (Top 30%)
- Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NC Dept. of Education
Valle Crucis Elementary School's student population of 331 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
The teacher population of 30 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Total Classroom Teachers
Students by Grade
Valle Crucis Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,568 schools in North Carolina (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2020-21 school year.
The diversity score of Valle Crucis Elementary School is 0.28, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2021-2022 School Year Data
State Level (NC)
Overall Testing Rank
#859 out of 2568 schools
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
Student : Teacher Ratio
Two or more races
All Ethnic Groups
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
School Statewide Testing
School District Name
Source: 2021-2022 (latest school year available) National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NC Dept. of Education
Frequently Asked Questions
What is Valle Crucis Elementary School's ranking?
Valle Crucis Elementary School is ranked #859 out of 2,568 schools, which ranks it among the top 50% of public schools in North Carolina.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
43% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 42% NC state average), while 57% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 47% NC state average).
How many students attend Valle Crucis Elementary School?
331 students attend Valle Crucis Elementary School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
84% of Valle Crucis Elementary School students are White, 13% of students are Hispanic, 2% of students are Two or more races, and 1% of students are Black.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Valle Crucis Elementary School?
Valle Crucis Elementary School has a student ration of 11:1, which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 14:1.
What grades does Valle Crucis Elementary School offer ?
Valle Crucis Elementary School offers enrollment in grades Prekindergarten-8
What school district is Valle Crucis Elementary School part of?
Valle Crucis Elementary School is part of Watauga County Schools School District.
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