Explanation of Types of Public Schools in North Carolina

Note: All of the school types below are public schools, in that they are funded primarily through public tax dollars.

  • Regular School: a public school that students are assigned to attend because they live in the school's attendance area or attendance zone. Such schools are sometimes called “zoned schools,” “neighborhood schools” or “ZIP code schools,” and are normally only open for enrollment to students from a predetermined set of neighborhoods or ZIP codes. Regular schools are by far the most common type of school in the Charlotte area.
  • Charter School: a tuition-free, public school created on the basis of a license or “charter” made with the State Board of Education. Charter schools typically have greater freedom than traditional public schools in personnel policies, curriculum and teaching philosophy. In return, they must make a commitment to meet state standards of accountability. Charter schools are also normally open to students from counties and towns outside of where they are located. Enrollment decisions at charter schools are often lottery-based, with special consideration given to siblings of currently enrolled students.

Student Growth Index Explained

The Student Growth Index of a school is meant to measure how well the school has been growing student learning over time (i.e., years). North Carolina's public schools receive web-based reporting through the Education Value-Added Assessment System (EVAAS). EVAAS is meant to offer an objective way to measure student progress and the value schools add to students' educational attainment. EVAAS is a statistical analysis of North Carolina state assessment data, and the system provides NC schools with growth data to consider, in addition to achievement data.

If a school has a Student Growth Index of between -2.0 and 2.0, the school is deemed to have "met growth", (i.e., met its average projected growth target). A school with a Student Growth Index of less than -2.0 is considered to have "not met growth". Finally, a school with an index of greater than 2.0 is deemed to have "exceeded growth".

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Carter G Woodson School

Winston-Salem, NC


Carter G Woodson School
437 Goldfloss Street
Winston-Salem, NC  27127
Phone: 336-723-6838
Forsyth County



CarolinaSchoolHub Rating: 2 out of 10 stars
2

Grades Served: K-12
Enrollment: 436
Type: Charter School    
Carter G Woodson School

Carter G Woodson School


Metro Area Ranking

#73
Metro Area Elementary School Ranking: Carter G Woodson School is ranked #73 of 80 of the best elementary schools in Winston-Salem and surrounding areas (9th percentile). Click the link to see all 80 elementary schools.


#28
Metro Area Middle School Ranking: Carter G Woodson School is ranked #28 of 35 of the best middle schools in Winston-Salem and surrounding areas (20th percentile). Cick the link to see all 35 middle schools.


State Ranking

#1430
Statewide Elementary School Ranking: Carter G Woodson School is ranked #1430 out of 1478 of the best elementary schools in North Carolina (3rd percentile). Click the link to see all 1478 elementary schools.


#586
Statewide Middle School Ranking: Carter G Woodson School is ranked #586 out of 703 of the best middle schools in North Carolina (17th percentile). Click the link to see all 703 middle schools.


Overall, Carter G Woodson School is a 2-star school (on a scale of 1 to 10 stars) based on CarolinaSchoolHub’s analysis. The school is located in Forsyth County, NC and is an independent charter school.

84.7
(Met Growth)
Student Growth Score: Carter G Woodson School had a Student Growth Score of 84.7. This placed Carter G Woodson School in the 71st 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.    

 North Carolina Letter Grades
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  North Carolina Math Letter Grade

  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

 6% - Level 5 (Superior)
 6% - Level 5 (Superior)
 21% - Level 4 (Solid)
 21% - Level 4 (Solid)
 15% - Level 3
 15% - Level 3
 24% - Level 2
 24% - Level 2
 35% - Level 1
 35% - Level 1

EOG Math Grade 4

 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 5% - Level 4 (Solid)
 5% - Level 4 (Solid)
 5% - Level 3
 5% - Level 3
 26% - Level 2
 26% - Level 2
 64% - Level 1
 64% - Level 1

EOG Math Grade 5

 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 28% - Level 4 (Solid)
 28% - Level 4 (Solid)
 < 5% - Level 3
 < 5% - Level 3
 41% - Level 2
 41% - Level 2
 31% - Level 1
 31% - Level 1

EOG Math Grade 6

 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 11% - Level 4 (Solid)
 11% - Level 4 (Solid)
 5% - Level 3
 5% - Level 3
 18% - Level 2
 18% - Level 2
 61% - Level 1
 61% - Level 1

EOG Math Grade 7

 8% - Level 5 (Superior)
 8% - Level 5 (Superior)
 14% - Level 4 (Solid)
 14% - Level 4 (Solid)
 6% - Level 3
 6% - Level 3
 36% - Level 2
 36% - Level 2
 36% - Level 1
 36% - Level 1

EOG Math Grade 8

 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 7% - Level 4 (Solid)
 7% - Level 4 (Solid)
 7% - Level 3
 7% - Level 3
 43% - Level 2
 43% - Level 2
 43% - Level 1
 43% - Level 1

EOG Reading Grade 3

 6% - Level 5 (Superior)
 6% - Level 5 (Superior)
 9% - Level 4 (Solid)
 9% - Level 4 (Solid)
 18% - Level 3
 18% - Level 3
 29% - Level 2
 29% - Level 2
 38% - Level 1
 38% - Level 1

EOG Reading Grade 4

 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 13% - Level 4 (Solid)
 13% - Level 4 (Solid)
 5% - Level 3
 5% - Level 3
 26% - Level 2
 26% - Level 2
 56% - Level 1
 56% - Level 1

EOG Reading Grade 5

 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 14% - Level 4 (Solid)
 14% - Level 4 (Solid)
 < 5% - Level 3
 < 5% - Level 3
 38% - Level 2
 38% - Level 2
 48% - Level 1
 48% - Level 1

EOG Reading Grade 6

 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 21% - Level 4 (Solid)
 21% - Level 4 (Solid)
 < 5% - Level 3
 < 5% - Level 3
 42% - Level 2
 42% - Level 2
 32% - Level 1
 32% - Level 1

EOG Reading Grade 7

 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 27% - Level 4 (Solid)
 27% - Level 4 (Solid)
 8% - Level 3
 8% - Level 3
 19% - Level 2
 19% - Level 2
 43% - Level 1
 43% - Level 1

EOG Reading Grade 8

 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 17% - Level 4 (Solid)
 17% - Level 4 (Solid)
 10% - Level 3
 10% - Level 3
 33% - Level 2
 33% - Level 2
 40% - Level 1
 40% - Level 1

EOG Science Grade 5

 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 10% - Level 4 (Solid)
 10% - Level 4 (Solid)
 14% - Level 3
 14% - Level 3
 28% - Level 2
 28% - Level 2
 48% - Level 1
 48% - Level 1

EOG Science Grade 8

 13% - Level 5 (Superior)
 13% - Level 5 (Superior)
 50% - Level 4 (Solid)
 50% - Level 4 (Solid)
 13% - Level 3
 13% - Level 3
 10% - Level 2
 10% - Level 2
 13% - Level 1
 13% - Level 1

End of Course Scores

EOC Biology

 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 13% - Level 4 (Solid)
 13% - Level 4 (Solid)
 < 5% - Level 3
 < 5% - Level 3
 17% - Level 2
 17% - Level 2
 67% - Level 1
 67% - Level 1

EOC English 2

 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 41% - Level 4 (Solid)
 41% - Level 4 (Solid)
 14% - Level 3
 14% - Level 3
 17% - Level 2
 17% - Level 2
 28% - Level 1
 28% - Level 1

EOC Math I

 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 48% - Level 4 (Solid)
 48% - Level 4 (Solid)
 10% - Level 3
 10% - Level 3
 7% - Level 2
 7% - Level 2
 36% - Level 1
 36% - Level 1

Average SAT Scores
Subject Average Score at This School Average Score
Reading 432
Math 456
Composite Score 889
SAT Participation Rate 53 %

Carter G Woodson School had an average SAT score of 889 (math and reading combined). This means the school’s average SAT scores ranked #242 out of 491 NC high schools (51st percentile). On this site, you can see the SAT scores of North Carolina high schools. The SAT participation rate at Carter G Woodson School was 53% in our most recently available data. Above you can also see how the school’s ACT scores compare to other schools in North Carolina.


Graduation Rate
 89% - Carter G Woodson School
 88% - Median of North Carolina high schools
 89% - Carter G Woodson School
 88% - Median of North Carolina high schools


 Students

Student Enrollment Trend


Diversity Indicators

  
 American Indian - N/A
  
 American Indian - N/A
 
 Asian - N/A
 
 Asian - N/A
 Black - 37%
 Black - 37%
 Hispanic - 59%
 Hispanic - 59%
 Two or More Races - 2%
 Two or More Races - 2%
 
 White - N/A
 
 White - N/A

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

Other Nearby Schools

School Name Stars Distance City
School
Type
   
Grades
Served
Main Street Academy 1 0.6 miles Winston-Salem, NC Regular 6-12
Easton Elementary School 1 0.8 miles Winston Salem, NC Regular PK-5
Forest Park Elementary School 1 0.9 miles Winston Salem, NC Regular PK-5
Philo-Hill Magnet Academy 1 1.3 miles Winston Salem, NC Regular 6-8
Hanes Middle School 9 1.3 miles Winston Salem, NC Regular 6-8
Konnoak Elementary School 1 1.4 miles Winston Salem, NC Regular PK-5
Parkland High School 2 1.7 miles Winston Salem, NC Regular 9-12
Diggs-Latham Elementary School 1 1.7 miles Winston Salem, NC Regular PK-5
Early College of Forsyth County 10 2.4 miles Winston Salem, NC Regular 9-12
Forsyth Middle College 9 2.4 miles Winston-Salem, NC Regular 11-12
The Downtown School 10 2.6 miles Winston Salem, NC Regular PK-8
Griffith Elementary School 1 2.6 miles Winston Salem, NC Regular PK-5
Brunson Elementary School 9 2.7 miles Winston Salem, NC Regular PK-5
J F Kennedy High School 2 2.8 miles Winston Salem, NC Regular 6-12
Wiley Middle School 3 3.0 miles Winston Salem, NC Regular 6-8
Winston-Salem Preparatory Academy 1 3.1 miles Winston-Salem, NC Regular 6-12
R J Reynolds High School 7 3.1 miles Winston Salem, NC Regular 9-12
Cook Elementary School 1 3.2 miles Winston-Salem, NC Regular PK-5
Hall-Woodward Elementary School 1 3.2 miles Winston Salem, NC Regular PK-5
Moore Magnet Elementary School 4 3.4 miles Winston Salem, NC Regular PK-5
Bolton Elementary School 2 3.4 miles Winston Salem, NC Regular PK-5