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First Ward Arts Elementary School

Charlotte, NC


First Ward Arts Elementary School
715 N. Caldwell St
Charlotte, NC  28202
Phone: 980-343-5485
Mecklenburg County



CarolinaSchoolHub Rating: 5 out of 10 stars
5

Grades Served: K-5
Enrollment: 561
Type: Regular School  
First Ward Arts Elementary School

First Ward Arts Elementary School


Metro Area Ranking

#167
Metro Area Elementary School Ranking: First Ward Arts Elementary School is ranked #167 of 299 of the best elementary schools in Charlotte and surrounding areas (44th percentile). Click the link to see all 299 elementary schools.


State Ranking

#807
Statewide Elementary School Ranking: First Ward Arts Elementary School is ranked #807 out of 1478 of the best elementary schools in North Carolina (45th percentile). Click the link to see all 1478 elementary schools.


Overall, First Ward Arts Elementary School is a 5-star school (on a scale of 1 to 10 stars) based on CarolinaSchoolHub’s analysis. The school is located in Mecklenburg County, NC. First Ward Arts Elementary School has an enrollment of approximately 561 students and serves grades K-5. Below you’ll find information about this school’s test scores and more.

64.4
(Did Not Meet Growth)
Student Growth Score: First Ward Arts Elementary School had a Student Growth Score of 64.4. This placed First Ward Arts Elementary School in the 27th percentile of 2410 North Carolina public schools with student growth data available. NCDPI’s growth score measures how well schools grow student achievement over time. Scores range from 50.0 to 100.0 - with 100.0 indicating the highest growth in student achievement and 50.0 indicating the lowest.  

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Please note: The state of North Carolina assigns letter grades to public schools, on an A through F scale.


North Carolina Standardized Tests
End of Grade Tests

EOG Math Grade 3

 24% - Level 5 (Superior)
 24% - Level 5 (Superior)
 41% - Level 4 (Solid)
 41% - Level 4 (Solid)
 15% - Level 3
 15% - Level 3
 9% - Level 2
 9% - Level 2
 12% - Level 1
 12% - Level 1

EOG Math Grade 4

 16% - Level 5 (Superior)
 16% - Level 5 (Superior)
 42% - Level 4 (Solid)
 42% - Level 4 (Solid)
 10% - Level 3
 10% - Level 3
 23% - Level 2
 23% - Level 2
 10% - Level 1
 10% - Level 1

EOG Math Grade 5

 11% - Level 5 (Superior)
 11% - Level 5 (Superior)
 38% - Level 4 (Solid)
 38% - Level 4 (Solid)
 6% - Level 3
 6% - Level 3
 23% - Level 2
 23% - Level 2
 23% - Level 1
 23% - Level 1

EOG Reading Grade 3

 13% - Level 5 (Superior)
 13% - Level 5 (Superior)
 26% - Level 4 (Solid)
 26% - Level 4 (Solid)
 15% - Level 3
 15% - Level 3
 26% - Level 2
 26% - Level 2
 21% - Level 1
 21% - Level 1

EOG Reading Grade 4

 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 36% - Level 4 (Solid)
 36% - Level 4 (Solid)
 15% - Level 3
 15% - Level 3
 28% - Level 2
 28% - Level 2
 20% - Level 1
 20% - Level 1

EOG Reading Grade 5

 6% - Level 5 (Superior)
 6% - Level 5 (Superior)
 23% - Level 4 (Solid)
 23% - Level 4 (Solid)
 17% - Level 3
 17% - Level 3
 25% - Level 2
 25% - Level 2
 30% - Level 1
 30% - Level 1

EOG Science Grade 5

 16% - Level 5 (Superior)
 16% - Level 5 (Superior)
 36% - Level 4 (Solid)
 36% - Level 4 (Solid)
 14% - Level 3
 14% - Level 3
 14% - Level 2
 14% - Level 2
 21% - Level 1
 21% - Level 1



 Students

Student Enrollment Trend


Diversity Indicators

  
 American Indian - N/A
  
 American Indian - N/A
 
 Asian - N/A
 
 Asian - N/A
 Black - 69%
 Black - 69%
 Hispanic - 21%
 Hispanic - 21%
 Two or More Races - 3%
 Two or More Races - 3%
 White - 5%
 White - 5%

Please note: The numbers above represent combined percentages of end-of-grade and end-of-course tests taken by students at First Ward Arts Elementary School for the 2016-2017 school year, as reported by the NCDPI. Actual percentages of students may vary somewhat from those indicated.

School test scores, student data and teacher data are from North Carolina Department of Public Instruction (NCDPI) information for the 2016-2017 school year. Rankings for First Ward Arts Elementary School and other area schools were developed by CarolinaSchoolHub.

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Chantilly Montessori School 10 2.3 miles Charlotte, NC Regular PK-6
Eastover Elementary School 9 2.3 miles Charlotte, NC Regular K-5
Northwest School of the Arts 9 2.3 miles Charlotte, NC Regular 6-12
Highland Renaissance Academy 2 2.5 miles Charlotte, NC Regular PK-5
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Billingsville Elementary School 3 2.6 miles Charlotte, NC Regular PK-5
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