Vanceboro-farm Life Elementary School

  • Vanceboro-farm Life Elementary School serves 630 students in grades Prekindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 45% (which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 48%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 34% (which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Vanceboro-farm Life Elementary School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in North Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 52%.

School Overview

  • Vanceboro-farm Life Elementary School's student population of 630 students has declined by 9% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 42 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-5
Total Students630 students
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Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Vanceboro-farm Life Elementary School is ranked within the bottom 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 school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Vanceboro-farm Life Elementary School is 0.58, 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 School Rank#1515 out of 2561 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
45%
48%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
Hispanic
7%
17%
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Black
32%
25%
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White
56%
48%
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score0.580.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
65%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
7%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCraven County Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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