W T Griggs Elementary School

Serves grades PK - 5

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
261 Poplar Branch Road
Poplar Branch, NC 27965
Phone
(252) 453-2700
District
CURRITUCK COUNTY SCHOOLS
County
CURRITUCK COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
266
Classroom Teachers
22

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to North Carolina

6

(10 is best)

Better than 57.9% of NC schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

6

(10 is best)

W T Griggs Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 67 48
Proficiency in Reading 51 44
Proficiency in Math 82 53

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 51 48
Proficiency in Reading 49 45
Proficiency in Math 52 50

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 28 47
Proficiency in Reading 24 41
Proficiency in Math 31 53

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 12.09
AVG FOR DISTRICT 15.19
AVG FOR STATE 15.48
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 15 5.6%
Kindergarten 38 14.3%
Grade 1 50 18.8%
Grade 2 37 13.9%
Grade 3 48 18.0%
Grade 4 42 15.8%
Grade 5 36 13.5%
Total 266 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 88.3% 87.8% 51.0%
Black 2.0% 5.6% 26.6%
Hispanic 8.9% 5.8% 17.6%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.8% 0.5% 3.3%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.2% 1.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 55.3% 34.5% 57.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 47.4% 29.2% 53.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.9% 5.3% 4.3%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 25,247 10,383,620
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 132.6 210
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.6% 5.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD 18.7% 19.4%
20-44 YEARS OLD 28.3% 32.9%
45-64 YEARS OLD 32.0% 26.3%
65 OR OLDER 15.4% 15.5%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 9,766 3,918,597
Single Parent Households With Children 8.8% 11.1%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 87.6% 87.4%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 22.9% 30.5%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 8.4% 9.6%
$100,000 - $149,999 18.0% 12.5%
$75,000 - $99,999 17.8% 12.0%
$50,000 - $74,999 18.7% 18.1%
$30,000 - $49,999 16.5% 19.6%
$15,000 - $29,999 13.8% 16.0%
$15,000 or less 6.9% 12.2%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,141 $20,795,345 53.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $421 $1,702,945 4.4%
Staff $269 $1,088,105 2.8%
General Administration $163 $659,335 1.7%
School Administration $654 $2,645,430 6.9%
Operation $979 $3,960,055 10.3%
Transportation $594 $2,402,730 6.2%
Other $642 $2,596,890 6.7%
Total Support $3,721 $15,051,445 39.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $685 $2,770,825 7.2%
Total Expenditures $9,548 $38,621,660 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,442 $8,441,203,249 56.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $425 $659,132,007 4.4%
Staff $311 $482,027,256 3.2%
General Administration $131 $203,931,060 1.4%
School Administration $561 $870,279,909 5.8%
Operation $712 $1,104,958,182 7.4%
Transportation $359 $556,694,959 3.7%
Other $285 $442,267,846 3.0%
Total Support $2,785 $4,319,313,970 29.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,383 $2,144,679,288 14.4%
Total Expenditures $9,609 $14,905,154,259 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,187 $370,071,182,734 52.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $632 $32,552,249,701 4.6%
Staff $522 $26,871,170,551 3.8%
General Administration $218 $11,205,514,316 1.6%
School Administration $643 $33,118,729,386 4.7%
Operation $1,057 $54,423,429,117 7.7%
Transportation $497 $25,596,058,378 3.6%
Other $416 $21,407,079,047 3.0%
Total Support $3,984 $205,172,626,109 28.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,638 $135,865,864,952 19.1%
Total Expenditures $13,810 $711,111,010,069 100.0%