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The Downtown School

Winston Salem, NC


The Downtown School
601 N Cherry Street
Winston Salem, NC  27101
Phone: 336-703-4125
Forsyth County



CarolinaSchoolHub Rating: 10 out of 10 stars
10

Grades Served: PK-8
Enrollment: 390
Type: Regular School  
The Downtown School

The Downtown School


Metro Area Ranking

#17
Metro Area Elementary School Ranking: The Downtown School is ranked #17 of 80 of the best elementary schools in Winston-Salem and surrounding areas (79th percentile). Click the link to see all 80 elementary schools.


#1
Metro Area Middle School Ranking: The Downtown School is ranked #1 of 35 of the best middle schools in Winston-Salem and surrounding areas (97th percentile). Cick the link to see all 35 middle schools.


State Ranking

#268
Statewide Elementary School Ranking: The Downtown School is ranked #268 out of 1478 of the best elementary schools in North Carolina (82nd percentile). Click the link to see all 1478 elementary schools.


#25
Statewide Middle School Ranking: The Downtown School is ranked #25 out of 703 of the best middle schools in North Carolina (96th percentile). Click the link to see all 703 middle schools.


Overall, The Downtown School is a 10-star school (on a scale of 1 to 10 stars) based on CarolinaSchoolHub’s analysis. The school is located in Forsyth County, NC. The Downtown School has an enrollment of approximately 390 students and serves grades PK-8. Below you’ll find information about this school’s test scores and more.

86.4
(Exceeded Growth)
Student Growth Score: The Downtown School had a Student Growth Score of 86.4. This placed The Downtown School in the 75th 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
  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

 24% - Level 5 (Superior)
 24% - Level 5 (Superior)
 44% - Level 4 (Solid)
 44% - Level 4 (Solid)
 9% - Level 3
 9% - Level 3
 16% - Level 2
 16% - Level 2
 7% - Level 1
 7% - Level 1

EOG Math Grade 4

 29% - Level 5 (Superior)
 29% - Level 5 (Superior)
 38% - Level 4 (Solid)
 38% - Level 4 (Solid)
 7% - Level 3
 7% - Level 3
 16% - Level 2
 16% - Level 2
 11% - Level 1
 11% - Level 1

EOG Math Grade 5

 22% - Level 5 (Superior)
 22% - Level 5 (Superior)
 38% - Level 4 (Solid)
 38% - Level 4 (Solid)
 9% - Level 3
 9% - Level 3
 20% - Level 2
 20% - Level 2
 11% - Level 1
 11% - Level 1

EOG Math Grade 6

 30% - Level 5 (Superior)
 30% - Level 5 (Superior)
 35% - Level 4 (Solid)
 35% - Level 4 (Solid)
 < 5% - Level 3
 < 5% - Level 3
 23% - Level 2
 23% - Level 2
 7% - Level 1
 7% - Level 1

EOG Math Grade 7

 49% - Level 5 (Superior)
 49% - Level 5 (Superior)
 39% - Level 4 (Solid)
 39% - Level 4 (Solid)
 < 5% - Level 3
 < 5% - Level 3
 < 5% - Level 2
 < 5% - Level 2
 < 5% - Level 1
 < 5% - Level 1

EOG Math Grade 8

 32% - Level 5 (Superior)
 32% - Level 5 (Superior)
 32% - Level 4 (Solid)
 32% - Level 4 (Solid)
 5% - Level 3
 5% - Level 3
 19% - Level 2
 19% - Level 2
 11% - Level 1
 11% - Level 1

EOG Reading Grade 3

 33% - Level 5 (Superior)
 33% - Level 5 (Superior)
 38% - Level 4 (Solid)
 38% - Level 4 (Solid)
 7% - Level 3
 7% - Level 3
 16% - Level 2
 16% - Level 2
 7% - Level 1
 7% - Level 1

EOG Reading Grade 4

 16% - Level 5 (Superior)
 16% - Level 5 (Superior)
 47% - Level 4 (Solid)
 47% - Level 4 (Solid)
 9% - Level 3
 9% - Level 3
 22% - Level 2
 22% - Level 2
 7% - Level 1
 7% - Level 1

EOG Reading Grade 5

 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 56% - Level 4 (Solid)
 56% - Level 4 (Solid)
 16% - Level 3
 16% - Level 3
 16% - Level 2
 16% - Level 2
 9% - Level 1
 9% - Level 1

EOG Reading Grade 6

 23% - Level 5 (Superior)
 23% - Level 5 (Superior)
 56% - Level 4 (Solid)
 56% - Level 4 (Solid)
 < 5% - Level 3
 < 5% - Level 3
 12% - Level 2
 12% - Level 2
 < 5% - Level 1
 < 5% - Level 1

EOG Reading Grade 7

 24% - Level 5 (Superior)
 24% - Level 5 (Superior)
 61% - Level 4 (Solid)
 61% - Level 4 (Solid)
 < 5% - Level 3
 < 5% - Level 3
 7% - Level 2
 7% - Level 2
 < 5% - Level 1
 < 5% - Level 1

EOG Reading Grade 8

 27% - Level 5 (Superior)
 27% - Level 5 (Superior)
 46% - Level 4 (Solid)
 46% - Level 4 (Solid)
 11% - Level 3
 11% - Level 3
 11% - Level 2
 11% - Level 2
 5% - Level 1
 5% - Level 1

EOG Science Grade 5

 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 49% - Level 4 (Solid)
 49% - Level 4 (Solid)
 11% - Level 3
 11% - Level 3
 31% - Level 2
 31% - Level 2
 7% - Level 1
 7% - Level 1

EOG Science Grade 8

 51% - Level 5 (Superior)
 51% - Level 5 (Superior)
 38% - Level 4 (Solid)
 38% - Level 4 (Solid)
 5% - Level 3
 5% - Level 3
 < 5% - Level 2
 < 5% - Level 2
 < 5% - Level 1
 < 5% - Level 1

End of Course Scores

EOC Math I

 42% - Level 5 (Superior)
 42% - Level 5 (Superior)
 58% - Level 4 (Solid)
 58% - Level 4 (Solid)
 < 5% - Level 3
 < 5% - Level 3
 < 5% - Level 2
 < 5% - Level 2
 < 5% - Level 1
 < 5% - Level 1



 Students

Student Enrollment Trend


Diversity Indicators

  
 American Indian - N/A
  
 American Indian - N/A
 Asian - 3%
 Asian - 3%
 Black - 38%
 Black - 38%
 Hispanic - 5%
 Hispanic - 5%
 Two or More Races - 6%
 Two or More Races - 6%
 White - 48%
 White - 48%

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

Other Nearby Schools

School Name Stars Distance City
School
Type
 
Grades
Served
Cook Elementary School 1 0.7 miles Winston-Salem, NC Regular PK-5
J F Kennedy High School 2 0.8 miles Winston Salem, NC Regular 6-12
Wiley Middle School 3 1.0 miles Winston Salem, NC Regular 6-8
R J Reynolds High School 7 1.1 miles Winston Salem, NC Regular 9-12
Paisley IB Magnet School 5 1.1 miles Winston Salem, NC Regular 6-10
Kingswood School 2 1.1 miles Winston-Salem, NC Regular PK-12
Brunson Elementary School 9 1.2 miles Winston Salem, NC Regular PK-5
Winston-Salem Preparatory Academy 1 1.6 miles Winston-Salem, NC Regular 6-12
Diggs-Latham Elementary School 1 1.7 miles Winston Salem, NC Regular PK-5
Ashley Elementary School 1 1.8 miles Winston-Salem, NC Regular PK-5
Whitaker Elementary School 10 2.2 miles Winston Salem, NC Regular PK-5
Moore Magnet Elementary School 4 2.3 miles Winston Salem, NC Regular PK-5
Early College of Forsyth County 10 2.6 miles Winston Salem, NC Regular 9-12
Forsyth Middle College 9 2.6 miles Winston-Salem, NC Regular 11-12
Forest Park Elementary School 1 2.7 miles Winston Salem, NC Regular PK-5
Main Street Academy 1 2.7 miles Winston-Salem, NC Regular 6-12
Atkins Academic & Tech High School 9 2.9 miles Winston-Salem, NC Regular 9-12
Bolton Elementary School 2 3.0 miles Winston Salem, NC Regular PK-5
Parkland High School 2 3.1 miles Winston Salem, NC Regular 9-12
Carver High School 1 3.2 miles Winston Salem, NC Regular 9-12