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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Wentworth Elementary School

Reidsville, NC


Wentworth Elementary School
8806 NC Hwy 87
Reidsville, NC  27320
Phone: 336-634-3250
Rockingham County



CarolinaSchoolHub Rating: 7 out of 10 stars
7

Grades Served: PK-5
Enrollment: 514
Type: Regular School    
Wentworth Elementary School

Wentworth Elementary School


Metro Area Ranking

#29
Metro Area Elementary School Ranking: Wentworth Elementary School is ranked #29 of 116 of the best elementary schools in Greensboro and surrounding areas (75th percentile). Click the link to see all 116 elementary schools.


State Ranking

#502
Statewide Elementary School Ranking: Wentworth Elementary School is ranked #502 out of 1478 of the best elementary schools in North Carolina (66th percentile). Click the link to see all 1478 elementary schools.


Overall, Wentworth Elementary School is a 7-star school (on a scale of 1 to 10 stars) based on CarolinaSchoolHub’s analysis. The school is located in Rockingham County, NC. Wentworth Elementary School has an enrollment of approximately 514 students and serves grades PK-5. Below you’ll find information about this school’s test scores and more.

92.2
(Exceeded Growth)
Student Growth Score: Wentworth Elementary School had a Student Growth Score of 92.2. This placed Wentworth Elementary School in the 87th 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 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

 7% - Level 5 (Superior)
 7% - Level 5 (Superior)
 39% - Level 4 (Solid)
 39% - Level 4 (Solid)
 9% - Level 3
 9% - Level 3
 28% - Level 2
 28% - Level 2
 17% - Level 1
 17% - Level 1

EOG Math Grade 4

 30% - Level 5 (Superior)
 30% - Level 5 (Superior)
 32% - Level 4 (Solid)
 32% - Level 4 (Solid)
 7% - Level 3
 7% - Level 3
 19% - Level 2
 19% - Level 2
 13% - Level 1
 13% - Level 1

EOG Math Grade 5

 29% - Level 5 (Superior)
 29% - Level 5 (Superior)
 44% - Level 4 (Solid)
 44% - Level 4 (Solid)
 < 5% - Level 3
 < 5% - Level 3
 9% - Level 2
 9% - Level 2
 13% - Level 1
 13% - Level 1

EOG Reading Grade 3

 6% - Level 5 (Superior)
 6% - Level 5 (Superior)
 34% - Level 4 (Solid)
 34% - Level 4 (Solid)
 13% - Level 3
 13% - Level 3
 22% - Level 2
 22% - Level 2
 26% - Level 1
 26% - Level 1

EOG Reading Grade 4

 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 37% - Level 4 (Solid)
 37% - Level 4 (Solid)
 13% - Level 3
 13% - Level 3
 20% - Level 2
 20% - Level 2
 25% - Level 1
 25% - Level 1

EOG Reading Grade 5

 14% - Level 5 (Superior)
 14% - Level 5 (Superior)
 34% - Level 4 (Solid)
 34% - Level 4 (Solid)
 18% - Level 3
 18% - Level 3
 17% - Level 2
 17% - Level 2
 18% - Level 1
 18% - Level 1

EOG Science Grade 5

 34% - Level 5 (Superior)
 34% - Level 5 (Superior)
 44% - Level 4 (Solid)
 44% - Level 4 (Solid)
 7% - Level 3
 7% - Level 3
 < 5% - Level 2
 < 5% - Level 2
 11% - Level 1
 11% - Level 1



 Students

Student Enrollment Trend


Diversity Indicators

  
 American Indian - N/A
  
 American Indian - N/A
 
 Asian - N/A
 
 Asian - N/A
 Black - 10%
 Black - 10%
 Hispanic - 7%
 Hispanic - 7%
 Two or More Races - 5%
 Two or More Races - 5%
 White - 77%
 White - 77%

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

Other Nearby Schools

School Name Stars Distance City
School
Type
   
Grades
Served
Rockingham County Middle School 8 0.7 miles Reidsville, NC Regular 6-8
Rockingham County High School 6 0.8 miles Reidsville, NC Regular 9-12
Rockingham County Early College High School 9 0.9 miles Wentworth, NC Regular 9-13
Moss Street Elementary School 2 4.2 miles Reidsville, NC Regular PK-5
South End Elementary School 6 5.6 miles Reidsville, NC Regular PK-5
Reidsville Middle School 3 5.9 miles Reidsville, NC Regular 6-8
Reidsville High School 2 6.0 miles Reidsville, NC Regular 9-12
Leaksville-Spray Elementary School 4 6.6 miles Eden, NC Regular PK-5
Douglass Elementary School 5 6.9 miles Eden, NC Regular PK-5
Lincoln Elementary School 3 7.1 miles Ruffin, NC Regular PK-5
John M Morehead High School 3 7.5 miles Eden, NC Regular 9-12
Central Elementary School 8 7.5 miles Eden, NC Regular K-5
J E Holmes Middle School 5 7.5 miles Eden, NC Regular 6-8
Bethany Elementary School 8 8.7 miles Reidsville, NC Regular PK-5
Draper Elementary School 1 8.8 miles Eden, NC Regular PK-5
Stoneville Elementary School 4 10.0 miles Stoneville, NC Regular PK-5
Williamsburg Elementary School 6 10.2 miles Reidsville, NC Regular PK-5
Dalton McMichael High School 5 11.1 miles Mayodan, NC Regular 9-12
Northern Guilford Elementary School 10 11.7 miles Greensboro, NC Regular K-5
Huntsville Elementary School 6 12.3 miles Madison, NC Regular PK-5