Or try our Advanced Search

Recently Viewed Schools
Polk Central Elementary School

Top Public Schools
Mill Spring Public Schools
Polk County Schools
Best Elementary Schools in North Carolina
Best Middle Schools in North Carolina
Best High Schools in North Carolina

North Carolina Schools
Best NC Elementary Schools
Best NC Middle Schools
Best NC High Schools



Mobile Menu

Polk Central Elementary School

Mill Spring, NC


Polk Central Elementary School
2141 South NC9 Hwy
Mill Spring, NC  28756
Phone: 828-894-8233
Polk County



CarolinaSchoolHub Rating: 9 out of 10 stars
9

Grades Served: PK-5
Enrollment: 328
Type: Regular School  
Polk Central Elementary School

Polk Central Elementary School


State Ranking

#169
Statewide Elementary School Ranking: Polk Central Elementary School is ranked #169 out of 1458 of the best elementary schools in North Carolina (88th percentile). Click the link to see all 1458 elementary schools.


Overall, Polk Central Elementary School is a 9-star school (on a scale of 1 to 10 stars) based on CarolinaSchoolHub’s analysis. The school is located in Polk County, NC. Polk Central Elementary School has an enrollment of approximately 328 students and serves grades PK-5. Below you’ll find information about this school’s test scores and more.

88.6
(Exceeded Growth)
Student Growth Score: Polk Central Elementary School had a Student Growth Score of 88.6. This placed Polk Central Elementary School in the 81st percentile of 2368 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
  North Carolina Overall Letter Grade

  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

 14% - Level 5 (Superior)
 14% - Level 5 (Superior)
 44% - Level 4 (Solid)
 44% - Level 4 (Solid)
 20% - Level 3
 20% - Level 3
 14% - Level 2
 14% - Level 2
 9% - Level 1
 9% - Level 1

EOG Math Grade 4

 24% - Level 5 (Superior)
 24% - Level 5 (Superior)
 41% - Level 4 (Solid)
 41% - Level 4 (Solid)
 16% - Level 3
 16% - Level 3
 11% - Level 2
 11% - Level 2
 8% - Level 1
 8% - Level 1

EOG Math Grade 5

 32% - Level 5 (Superior)
 32% - Level 5 (Superior)
 49% - Level 4 (Solid)
 49% - Level 4 (Solid)
 6% - Level 3
 6% - Level 3
 9% - Level 2
 9% - Level 2
 < 5% - Level 1
 < 5% - Level 1

EOG Reading Grade 3

 15% - Level 5 (Superior)
 15% - Level 5 (Superior)
 41% - Level 4 (Solid)
 41% - Level 4 (Solid)
 14% - Level 3
 14% - Level 3
 17% - Level 2
 17% - Level 2
 14% - Level 1
 14% - Level 1

EOG Reading Grade 4

 6% - Level 5 (Superior)
 6% - Level 5 (Superior)
 46% - Level 4 (Solid)
 46% - Level 4 (Solid)
 29% - Level 3
 29% - Level 3
 < 5% - Level 2
 < 5% - Level 2
 14% - Level 1
 14% - Level 1

EOG Reading Grade 5

 13% - Level 5 (Superior)
 13% - Level 5 (Superior)
 60% - Level 4 (Solid)
 60% - Level 4 (Solid)
 15% - Level 3
 15% - Level 3
 6% - Level 2
 6% - Level 2
 6% - Level 1
 6% - Level 1

EOG Science Grade 5

 23% - Level 5 (Superior)
 23% - Level 5 (Superior)
 53% - Level 4 (Solid)
 53% - Level 4 (Solid)
 11% - Level 3
 11% - Level 3
 13% - Level 2
 13% - Level 2
 < 5% - Level 1
 < 5% - Level 1



 Students

Student Enrollment Trend


Diversity Indicators

  
 American Indian - N/A
  
 American Indian - N/A
 
 Asian - N/A
 
 Asian - N/A
 Black - 4%
 Black - 4%
 Hispanic - 20%
 Hispanic - 20%
 Two or More Races - 5%
 Two or More Races - 5%
 White - 71%
 White - 71%

Please note: The numbers above represent combined percentages of end-of-grade and end-of-course tests taken by students at Polk Central Elementary School for the 2017-2018 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 2017-2018 school year. Rankings for Polk Central Elementary School and other area schools were developed by CarolinaSchoolHub.

Other Nearby Schools

School Name Stars Distance City
School
Type
 
Grades
Served
Polk County Middle School 9 2.5 miles Mill Spring, NC Regular 6-8
Polk County High School 7 3.7 miles Columbus, NC Regular 9-12
Sunny View Elementary School 9 6.6 miles Mill Spring, NC Regular PK-5
O P Earle Elementary School 5 8.2 miles Landrum, SC Regular PK-5
Tryon Elementary School 10 8.3 miles Tryon, NC Regular PK-5
Landrum High School 9 8.5 miles Campobello, SC Regular 9-12
Rutherfordton Elementary School 8 9.2 miles Rutherfordton, NC Regular PK-5
R-S Middle School 6 11.6 miles Rutherfordton, NC Regular 6-8
New Prospect Elementary School 6 12.0 miles Inman, SC Regular PK-6
Spindale Elementary School 4 12.0 miles Spindale, NC Regular PK-5
R-S Central High School 5 12.0 miles Rutherfordton, NC Regular 9-12
Rutherford Early College High School 10 12.6 miles Spindale, NC Regular 9-13
Cooley Spgs-Fingerville Elementary School 8 12.7 miles Chesnee, SC Regular PK-5
Harris Elementary School 9 12.8 miles Forest City, NC Regular PK-5
Campobello-Gramling School 8 12.8 miles Campobello, SC Regular PK-8
Saluda Elementary School 10 12.9 miles Saluda, NC Regular PK-5
Pinnacle Elementary School 9 13.9 miles Rutherfordton, NC Regular PK-5
Dana Elementary School 5 14.4 miles Hendersonville, NC Regular K-5
Forest City-Dunbar Elementary School 5 14.6 miles Forest City, NC Regular PK-5
Mt Vernon-Ruth Elementary School 6 14.7 miles Forest City, NC Regular PK-5