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Southwest Elementary School

Durham, NC


Southwest Elementary School
2320 Cook Road
Durham, NC  27713
Phone: 919-560-3972
Durham County



CarolinaSchoolHub Rating: 4 out of 10 stars
4

Grades Served: PK-5
Enrollment: 638
Type: Regular School  
Southwest Elementary School

Southwest Elementary School


Metro Area Ranking

#52
Metro Area Elementary School Ranking: Southwest Elementary School is ranked #52 of 82 of the best elementary schools in Durham and surrounding areas (37th percentile). Click the link to see all 82 elementary schools.


State Ranking

#964
Statewide Elementary School Ranking: Southwest Elementary School is ranked #964 out of 1478 of the best elementary schools in North Carolina (35th percentile). Click the link to see all 1478 elementary schools.


Overall, Southwest Elementary School is a 4-star school (on a scale of 1 to 10 stars) based on CarolinaSchoolHub’s analysis. The school is located in Durham County, NC. Southwest Elementary School has an enrollment of approximately 638 students and serves grades PK-5. Below you’ll find information about this school’s test scores and more.

81.7
(Met Growth)
Student Growth Score: Southwest Elementary School had a Student Growth Score of 81.7. This placed Southwest Elementary School in the 64th 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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  North Carolina Reading Letter Grade

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

 11% - Level 5 (Superior)
 11% - Level 5 (Superior)
 34% - Level 4 (Solid)
 34% - Level 4 (Solid)
 10% - Level 3
 10% - Level 3
 25% - Level 2
 25% - Level 2
 20% - Level 1
 20% - Level 1

EOG Math Grade 4

 10% - Level 5 (Superior)
 10% - Level 5 (Superior)
 28% - Level 4 (Solid)
 28% - Level 4 (Solid)
 10% - Level 3
 10% - Level 3
 24% - Level 2
 24% - Level 2
 29% - Level 1
 29% - Level 1

EOG Math Grade 5

 15% - Level 5 (Superior)
 15% - Level 5 (Superior)
 27% - Level 4 (Solid)
 27% - Level 4 (Solid)
 < 5% - Level 3
 < 5% - Level 3
 29% - Level 2
 29% - Level 2
 26% - Level 1
 26% - Level 1

EOG Reading Grade 3

 10% - Level 5 (Superior)
 10% - Level 5 (Superior)
 31% - Level 4 (Solid)
 31% - Level 4 (Solid)
 12% - Level 3
 12% - Level 3
 24% - Level 2
 24% - Level 2
 24% - Level 1
 24% - Level 1

EOG Reading Grade 4

 10% - Level 5 (Superior)
 10% - Level 5 (Superior)
 29% - Level 4 (Solid)
 29% - Level 4 (Solid)
 11% - Level 3
 11% - Level 3
 20% - Level 2
 20% - Level 2
 30% - Level 1
 30% - Level 1

EOG Reading Grade 5

 7% - Level 5 (Superior)
 7% - Level 5 (Superior)
 30% - Level 4 (Solid)
 30% - Level 4 (Solid)
 17% - Level 3
 17% - Level 3
 14% - Level 2
 14% - Level 2
 33% - Level 1
 33% - Level 1

EOG Science Grade 5

 17% - Level 5 (Superior)
 17% - Level 5 (Superior)
 35% - Level 4 (Solid)
 35% - Level 4 (Solid)
 18% - Level 3
 18% - Level 3
 12% - Level 2
 12% - Level 2
 18% - Level 1
 18% - Level 1



 Students

Student Enrollment Trend


Diversity Indicators

  
 American Indian - N/A
  
 American Indian - N/A
 Asian - 4%
 Asian - 4%
 Black - 59%
 Black - 59%
 Hispanic - 23%
 Hispanic - 23%
 Two or More Races - 2%
 Two or More Races - 2%
 White - 11%
 White - 11%

Please note: The numbers above represent combined percentages of end-of-grade and end-of-course tests taken by students at Southwest 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 Southwest Elementary School and other area schools were developed by CarolinaSchoolHub.

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School Name Stars Distance City
School
Type
 
Grades
Served
Pearsontown Elementary School 9 0.9 miles Durham, NC Regular PK-5
Hillside New Tech High School 3 2.0 miles Durham, NC Regular 9-12
Hillside High School 1 2.0 miles Durham, NC Regular 9-12
W G Pearson Elementary School 1 2.1 miles Durham, NC Regular PK-5
C E Jordan High School 6 2.2 miles Durham, NC Regular 9-12
Lowe's Grove Middle School 2 2.5 miles Durham, NC Regular 6-8
Fayetteville Street Elementary School 1 2.7 miles Durham, NC Regular PK-5
Parkwood Elementary School 3 2.8 miles Durham, NC Regular PK-5
Hope Valley Elementary School 3 2.8 miles Durham, NC Regular K-5
James E Shepard Middle School 2 2.9 miles Durham, NC Regular 6-8
Sherwood Githens Middle School 3 2.9 miles Durham, NC Regular 6-8
Rogers-Herr Middle School 8 3.1 miles Durham, NC Regular 6-8
C C Spaulding Elementary School 1 3.5 miles Durham, NC Regular PK-5
R N Harris Elementary School 4 3.7 miles Durham, NC Regular PK-5
Lakewood Elementary School 1 3.8 miles Durham, NC Regular PK-5
Creekside Elementary School 7 3.9 miles Durham, NC Regular K-5
Lakewood Montessori Middle School 8 3.9 miles Durham, NC Regular 6-8
Burton Elementary School 3 4.0 miles Durham, NC Regular PK-5
Middle College High School at DTCC 9 4.0 miles Durham, NC Regular 11-12
Morehead Montessori Magnet School 9 4.2 miles Durham, NC Regular PK-5