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Whitaker Elementary School

Winston Salem, NC


Whitaker Elementary School
2600 Buena Vista Road
Winston Salem, NC  27104
Phone: 336-703-6740
Forsyth County



CarolinaSchoolHub Rating: 10 out of 10 stars
10

Grades Served: PK-5
Enrollment: 568
Type: Regular School  
Whitaker Elementary School

Whitaker Elementary School


Metro Area Ranking

#1
Metro Area Elementary School Ranking: Whitaker Elementary School is ranked #1 of 80 of the best elementary schools in Winston-Salem and surrounding areas (99th percentile). Click the link to see all 80 elementary schools.


State Ranking

#23
Statewide Elementary School Ranking: Whitaker Elementary School is ranked #23 out of 1478 of the best elementary schools in North Carolina (98th percentile). Click the link to see all 1478 elementary schools.


Overall, Whitaker Elementary 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. Whitaker Elementary School has an enrollment of approximately 568 students and serves grades PK-5. Below you’ll find information about this school’s test scores and more.

84.0
(Met Growth)
Student Growth Score: Whitaker Elementary School had a Student Growth Score of 84.0. This placed Whitaker Elementary School in the 70th 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

 53% - Level 5 (Superior)
 53% - Level 5 (Superior)
 33% - Level 4 (Solid)
 33% - Level 4 (Solid)
 < 5% - Level 3
 < 5% - Level 3
 6% - Level 2
 6% - Level 2
 < 5% - Level 1
 < 5% - Level 1

EOG Math Grade 4

 60% - Level 5 (Superior)
 60% - Level 5 (Superior)
 30% - Level 4 (Solid)
 30% - Level 4 (Solid)
 < 5% - Level 3
 < 5% - Level 3
 5% - Level 2
 5% - Level 2
 < 5% - Level 1
 < 5% - Level 1

EOG Math Grade 5

 48% - Level 5 (Superior)
 48% - Level 5 (Superior)
 35% - Level 4 (Solid)
 35% - Level 4 (Solid)
 < 5% - Level 3
 < 5% - Level 3
 10% - Level 2
 10% - Level 2
 < 5% - Level 1
 < 5% - Level 1

EOG Reading Grade 3

 33% - Level 5 (Superior)
 33% - Level 5 (Superior)
 46% - Level 4 (Solid)
 46% - Level 4 (Solid)
 8% - Level 3
 8% - Level 3
 8% - Level 2
 8% - Level 2
 6% - Level 1
 6% - Level 1

EOG Reading Grade 4

 32% - Level 5 (Superior)
 32% - Level 5 (Superior)
 47% - Level 4 (Solid)
 47% - Level 4 (Solid)
 7% - Level 3
 7% - Level 3
 7% - Level 2
 7% - Level 2
 6% - Level 1
 6% - Level 1

EOG Reading Grade 5

 19% - Level 5 (Superior)
 19% - Level 5 (Superior)
 48% - Level 4 (Solid)
 48% - Level 4 (Solid)
 13% - Level 3
 13% - Level 3
 11% - Level 2
 11% - Level 2
 10% - Level 1
 10% - Level 1

EOG Science Grade 5

 44% - Level 5 (Superior)
 44% - Level 5 (Superior)
 42% - Level 4 (Solid)
 42% - Level 4 (Solid)
 6% - Level 3
 6% - 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 - N/A
 
 Asian - N/A
 Black - 14%
 Black - 14%
 Hispanic - 5%
 Hispanic - 5%
 Two or More Races - 5%
 Two or More Races - 5%
 White - 75%
 White - 75%

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

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School Name Stars Distance City
School
Type
 
Grades
Served
R J Reynolds High School 7 1.2 miles Winston Salem, NC Regular 9-12
Sherwood Forest Elementary School 10 1.2 miles Winston Salem, NC Regular PK-5
Moore Magnet Elementary School 4 1.3 miles Winston Salem, NC Regular PK-5
Kingswood School 2 1.3 miles Winston-Salem, NC Regular PK-12
Wiley Middle School 3 1.3 miles Winston Salem, NC Regular 6-8
Brunson Elementary School 9 1.5 miles Winston Salem, NC Regular PK-5
Paisley IB Magnet School 5 1.6 miles Winston Salem, NC Regular 6-10
Cook Elementary School 1 1.7 miles Winston-Salem, NC Regular PK-5
Speas Elementary School 2 1.8 miles Winston Salem, NC Regular PK-5
Thomas Jefferson Middle School 10 2.0 miles Winston-Salem, NC Regular 6-8
Mount Tabor High School 7 2.1 miles Winston Salem, NC Regular 9-12
Bolton Elementary School 2 2.2 miles Winston Salem, NC Regular PK-5
The Downtown School 10 2.2 miles Winston Salem, NC Regular PK-8
Diggs-Latham Elementary School 1 2.5 miles Winston Salem, NC Regular PK-5
South Fork Elementary School 2 2.6 miles Winston Salem, NC Regular PK-5
Forsyth Middle College 9 2.7 miles Winston-Salem, NC Regular 11-12
Early College of Forsyth County 10 2.7 miles Winston Salem, NC Regular 9-12
J F Kennedy High School 2 2.9 miles Winston Salem, NC Regular 6-12
North Hills Elementary School 1 3.5 miles Winston-Salem, NC Regular PK-5
Jefferson Elementary School 9 3.6 miles Winston-Salem, NC Regular PK-5