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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Stokesdale Elementary School

Stokesdale, NC


Stokesdale Elementary School
8025 US Highway 158
Stokesdale, NC  27357
Phone: 336-643-8420
Guilford County



CarolinaSchoolHub Rating: 9 out of 10 stars
9

Grades Served: PK-5
Enrollment: 506
Type: Regular School    
Stokesdale Elementary School

Stokesdale Elementary School


Metro Area Ranking

#13
Metro Area Elementary School Ranking: Stokesdale Elementary School is ranked #13 of 116 of the best elementary schools in Greensboro and surrounding areas (89th percentile). Click the link to see all 116 elementary schools.


State Ranking

#193
Statewide Elementary School Ranking: Stokesdale Elementary School is ranked #193 out of 1478 of the best elementary schools in North Carolina (87th percentile). Click the link to see all 1478 elementary schools.


Overall, Stokesdale 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 Guilford County, NC. Stokesdale Elementary School has an enrollment of approximately 506 students and serves grades PK-5. Below you’ll find information about this school’s test scores and more.

70.2
(Met Growth)
Student Growth Score: Stokesdale Elementary School had a Student Growth Score of 70.2. This placed Stokesdale Elementary School in the 39th 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

 37% - Level 5 (Superior)
 37% - Level 5 (Superior)
 38% - Level 4 (Solid)
 38% - Level 4 (Solid)
 6% - Level 3
 6% - Level 3
 11% - Level 2
 11% - Level 2
 7% - Level 1
 7% - Level 1

EOG Math Grade 4

 25% - Level 5 (Superior)
 25% - Level 5 (Superior)
 35% - Level 4 (Solid)
 35% - Level 4 (Solid)
 12% - Level 3
 12% - Level 3
 17% - Level 2
 17% - Level 2
 11% - Level 1
 11% - Level 1

EOG Math Grade 5

 31% - Level 5 (Superior)
 31% - Level 5 (Superior)
 35% - Level 4 (Solid)
 35% - Level 4 (Solid)
 < 5% - Level 3
 < 5% - Level 3
 19% - Level 2
 19% - Level 2
 13% - Level 1
 13% - Level 1

EOG Reading Grade 3

 25% - Level 5 (Superior)
 25% - Level 5 (Superior)
 47% - Level 4 (Solid)
 47% - Level 4 (Solid)
 6% - Level 3
 6% - Level 3
 15% - Level 2
 15% - Level 2
 7% - Level 1
 7% - Level 1

EOG Reading Grade 4

 10% - Level 5 (Superior)
 10% - Level 5 (Superior)
 47% - Level 4 (Solid)
 47% - Level 4 (Solid)
 16% - Level 3
 16% - Level 3
 17% - Level 2
 17% - Level 2
 10% - Level 1
 10% - Level 1

EOG Reading Grade 5

 18% - Level 5 (Superior)
 18% - Level 5 (Superior)
 45% - Level 4 (Solid)
 45% - Level 4 (Solid)
 12% - Level 3
 12% - Level 3
 17% - Level 2
 17% - Level 2
 8% - Level 1
 8% - Level 1

EOG Science Grade 5

 28% - Level 5 (Superior)
 28% - Level 5 (Superior)
 42% - Level 4 (Solid)
 42% - Level 4 (Solid)
 8% - Level 3
 8% - Level 3
 18% - Level 2
 18% - Level 2
 < 5% - Level 1
 < 5% - Level 1



 Students

Student Enrollment Trend


Diversity Indicators

  
 American Indian - N/A
  
 American Indian - N/A
 Asian - 4%
 Asian - 4%
 Black - 4%
 Black - 4%
 Hispanic - 8%
 Hispanic - 8%
 Two or More Races - 2%
 Two or More Races - 2%
 White - 81%
 White - 81%

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

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School
Type
   
Grades
Served
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Northwest Guilford Middle School 10 5.7 miles Greensboro, NC Regular 6-8
Northwest Guilford High School 9 5.7 miles Greensboro, NC Regular 9-12
Piney Grove Elementary School 8 6.7 miles Kernersville, NC Regular PK-5
EP Pearce Elementary School 10 6.7 miles Greensboro, NC Regular PK-5
Huntsville Elementary School 6 6.8 miles Madison, NC Regular PK-5
Pine Hall Elementary School 7 7.5 miles Pine Hall, NC Regular PK-5
Bethany Elementary School 8 8.5 miles Reidsville, NC Regular PK-5
Kernersville Middle School 7 8.7 miles Kernersville, NC Regular 6-8
Colfax Elementary School 10 8.9 miles Colfax, NC Regular PK-5
Kernodle Middle School 10 8.9 miles Greensboro, NC Regular 6-8
Kernersville Elementary School 5 9.4 miles Kernersville, NC Regular PK-5
Jesse Wharton Elementary School 9 9.4 miles Greensboro, NC Regular K-5
Northern Guilford High School 9 9.8 miles Greensboro, NC Regular 9-12
Northern Guilford Middle School 9 9.9 miles Greensboro, NC Regular 6-8
Guilford Elementary School 6 10.1 miles Greensboro, NC Regular PK-5
Southeastern Middle School 5 10.2 miles Walnut Cove, NC Regular 6-8
Walkertown High School 4 10.2 miles Walkertown, NC Regular 9-12