Southwest Elementary School

Serves grades KG - 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 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
4372 Southwest School Road
High Point, NC 27265
Phone
(336) 819-2992
District
GUILFORD COUNTY SCHOOLS
County
GUILFORD COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
846
Classroom Teachers
46

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to North Carolina

10

(10 is best)

Better than 90.2% of NC schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

9

(10 is best)

Southwest Elementary School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 65 48
Proficiency in Reading 65 44
Proficiency in Math 65 53

Grade 4

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 63 48
Proficiency in Reading 58 45
Proficiency in Math 67 50

Grade 5

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 68 47
Proficiency in Reading 60 41
Proficiency in Math 76 53

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 18.39
AVG FOR DISTRICT 15.38
AVG FOR STATE 15.48
AVG FOR NATION 16.50
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 125 14.8%
Grade 1 148 17.5%
Grade 2 138 16.3%
Grade 3 155 18.3%
Grade 4 144 17.0%
Grade 5 136 16.1%
Total 846 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 54.0% 34.4% 51.0%
Black 18.4% 42.4% 26.6%
Hispanic 9.8% 15.9% 17.6%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 17.6% 6.6% 3.3%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.2% 0.6% 1.5%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 22.6% 64.3% 57.2%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 15.4% 60.8% 53.0%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 7.2% 3.5% 4.3%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 517,197 10,273,419
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 786.4 208
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.0% 6.0%
5-19 YEARS OLD 20.0% 19.5%
20-44 YEARS OLD 33.9% 33.1%
45-64 YEARS OLD 26.0% 26.3%
65 OR OLDER 14.1% 15.1%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 200,998 3,874,346
Single Parent Households With Children 12.9% 11.3%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 88.9% 86.9%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 34.9% 29.9%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 8.8% 8.7%
$100,000 - $149,999 11.4% 11.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.4% 11.8%
$50,000 - $74,999 17.8% 18.1%
$30,000 - $49,999 20.8% 20.1%
$15,000 - $29,999 16.9% 16.6%
$15,000 or less 13.0% 13.0%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,586 $408,621,486 55.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $527 $38,550,577 5.3%
Staff $418 $30,577,118 4.2%
General Administration $68 $4,974,268 0.7%
School Administration $581 $42,500,731 5.8%
Operation $702 $51,352,002 7.0%
Transportation $513 $37,526,463 5.1%
Other $287 $20,994,337 2.9%
Total Support $3,097 $226,548,647 31.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,307 $95,608,357 13.1%
Total Expenditures $9,989 $730,705,339 100.0%
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%