Valle Crucis Elementary School

2998 Broadstone Road
Sugar Grove, NC 28679
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rating
7/
10
Top 50%
Valle Crucis Elementary School serves 394 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 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 40% (which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 42%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 54% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the North Carolina state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 52% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Valle Crucis Elementary School ranks among the top 20% of public schools in North Carolina for:

School Overview

Valle Crucis Elementary School's student population of 394 students has grown by 13% over five school years.
The teacher population of 31 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students394 students
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Total Classroom Teachers31 teachers
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School Rankings

Valle Crucis Elementary School is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,561 schools in North Carolina (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Valle Crucis Elementary School is 0.29, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NC)
Overall Testing Rank
#775 out of 2561 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
40%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(18-19)
54%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
14%
18%
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Black
1%
25%
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White
83%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.290.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWatauga County Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Valle Crucis Elementary School is Watauga High School (6.2 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Cove Creek Elementary School (3.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Vilas Cove Creek Elementary School Math: 50-54% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-8 | 283 students
    3.6 miles
    930 Vanderpool Rd
    Vilas, NC 28692
    (828) 297-2781
    3.6 PK-8 283
  • Banner Elk Banner Elk Elementary School Math: 60-64% | Reading: 50-54%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: PK-5 | 165 students
    5.9 miles
    155 Orchard Lane
    Banner Elk, NC 28604
    (828) 737-5700
    5.9 PK-5 165
  • Boone Watauga High School Math: ≤1% | Reading: 67%
    Rank
    5/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 1,116 student
    6.2 miles
    300 Go Pioneers Drive
    Boone, NC 28607
    (828) 264-2407
    6.2 9-12 1,116
  • Sugar Grove Bethel Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 55-59%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: K-8 | 152 students
    6.4 miles
    138 Bethel School Rd
    Sugar Grove, NC 28679
    (828) 297-2240
    6.4 K-8 152
  • Boone Hardin Park Elementary School Math: 72% | Reading: 64%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: PK-8 | 918 students
    7.1 miles
    361 Jefferson Road
    Boone, NC 28607
    (828) 264-8481
    7.1 PK-8 918

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