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West Buncombe Elementary School

Asheville, NC


West Buncombe Elementary School
175 Erwin Hills Road
Asheville, NC  28806
Phone: 828-232-4282
Buncombe County



CarolinaSchoolHub Rating: 9 out of 10 stars
9

Grades Served: K-4
Enrollment: 551
Type: Regular School  
West Buncombe Elementary School

West Buncombe Elementary School


Metro Area Ranking

#16
Metro Area Elementary School Ranking: West Buncombe Elementary School is ranked #16 of 60 of the best elementary schools in Asheville and surrounding areas (73rd percentile). Click the link to see all 60 elementary schools.


State Ranking

#197
Statewide Elementary School Ranking: West Buncombe Elementary School is ranked #197 out of 1458 of the best elementary schools in North Carolina (86th percentile). Click the link to see all 1458 elementary schools.


Overall, West Buncombe 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 Buncombe County, NC. West Buncombe Elementary School has an enrollment of approximately 551 students and serves grades K-4. Below you’ll find information about this school’s test scores and more.

94.8
(Exceeded Growth)
Student Growth Score: West Buncombe Elementary School had a Student Growth Score of 94.8. This placed West Buncombe Elementary School in the 94th 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.  

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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

 28% - Level 5 (Superior)
 28% - Level 5 (Superior)
 47% - Level 4 (Solid)
 47% - Level 4 (Solid)
 5% - Level 3
 5% - Level 3
 12% - Level 2
 12% - Level 2
 8% - Level 1
 8% - Level 1

EOG Math Grade 4

 35% - Level 5 (Superior)
 35% - Level 5 (Superior)
 39% - Level 4 (Solid)
 39% - Level 4 (Solid)
 < 5% - Level 3
 < 5% - Level 3
 13% - Level 2
 13% - Level 2
 8% - Level 1
 8% - Level 1

EOG Reading Grade 3

 17% - Level 5 (Superior)
 17% - Level 5 (Superior)
 40% - Level 4 (Solid)
 40% - Level 4 (Solid)
 12% - Level 3
 12% - Level 3
 12% - Level 2
 12% - Level 2
 19% - Level 1
 19% - Level 1

EOG Reading Grade 4

 7% - Level 5 (Superior)
 7% - Level 5 (Superior)
 46% - Level 4 (Solid)
 46% - Level 4 (Solid)
 12% - Level 3
 12% - Level 3
 16% - Level 2
 16% - Level 2
 19% - Level 1
 19% - Level 1



 Students

Student Enrollment Trend


Diversity Indicators

  
 American Indian - N/A
  
 American Indian - N/A
 
 Asian - N/A
 
 Asian - N/A
 Black - 2%
 Black - 2%
 Hispanic - 19%
 Hispanic - 19%
 Two or More Races - 3%
 Two or More Races - 3%
 White - 74%
 White - 74%

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

Other Nearby Schools

School Name Stars Distance City
School
Type
 
Grades
Served
Erwin Middle School 4 0.1 miles Asheville, NC Regular 7-8
Eblen Intermediate School 5 0.2 miles Asheville, NC Regular 5-6
Erwin High School 3 0.3 miles Asheville, NC Regular 9-12
Johnston Elementary School 1 2.1 miles Asheville, NC Regular K-4
Emma Elementary School 4 2.1 miles Asheville, NC Regular K-4
Nesbitt Discovery Academy 10 2.3 miles Asheville, NC Regular 9-12
Woodfin Elementary School 3 2.3 miles Asheville, NC Regular K-5
Vance Elementary School 8 3.0 miles Asheville, NC Regular K-5
Isaac Dickson Elementary School 8 3.5 miles Asheville, NC Regular PK-5
Claxton Elementary School 8 3.9 miles Asheville, NC Regular K-5
Hall Fletcher Elementary School 5 4.0 miles Asheville, NC Regular PK-5
Asheville Middle School 7 4.1 miles Asheville, NC Regular 6-8
Ira B Jones Elementary School 8 4.1 miles Asheville, NC Regular PK-5
Sand Hill-Venable Elementary School 6 4.6 miles Asheville, NC Regular K-4
Buncombe County Middle College 6 4.8 miles Asheville, NC Regular 11-12
Buncombe County Early College 8 5.0 miles Asheville, NC Regular 9-13
School of Inquiry and Life Sciences 10 5.0 miles Asheville, NC Regular 9-12
Asheville High School 9 5.0 miles Asheville, NC Regular 9-12
Enka Middle School 6 5.1 miles Candler, NC Regular 7-8
Leicester Elementary School 6 5.9 miles Leicester, NC Regular K-4