Colfax 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 2018 – 2019 school year [note on school closures TBD].
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
9112 West Market Street
Colfax, NC 27235
Phone
(336) 275-4332
District
GUILFORD COUNTY SCHOOLS
County
GUILFORD COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
701
Classroom Teachers
41

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to North Carolina

10

(10 is best)

Better than 90.5% of NC schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

9

(10 is best)

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

Grade 3

80 60 40 20 0
67%
45%
62%
45%
72%
44%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 4

80 60 40 20 0
65%
42%
62%
44%
67%
40%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 5

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
57%
42%
57%
41%
57%
42%
57%
42%
57%
41%
57%
42%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

20 17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
17
16
15
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade pk 22 3.1%
Kindergarten 114 16.3%
Grade 1 101 14.4%
Grade 2 114 16.3%
Grade 3 98 14.0%
Grade 4 116 16.5%
Grade 5 136 19.4%
Total 701 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 57.4% 31.8% 49.1%
Black 21.5% 42.5% 25.9%
Hispanic 11.1% 18.0% 19.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 10.0% 7.1% 3.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.5% 1.4%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 30.2% 65.2% 54.9%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 23.8% 61.9% 50.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.4% 3.3% 4.1%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 527,868 10,488,084
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 802.6 212
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.9% 5.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD 20.1% 19.3%
20-44 YEARS OLD 33.3% 32.7%
45-64 YEARS OLD 25.8% 26.3%
65 OR OLDER 14.8% 15.9%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 203,987 3,965,482
Single Parent Households With Children 13.1% 11.0%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 89.1% 87.8%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 36.0% 31.3%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 10.3% 10.5%
$100,000 - $149,999 12.8% 13.1%
$75,000 - $99,999 12.1% 12.4%
$50,000 - $74,999 17.7% 18.0%
$30,000 - $49,999 20.1% 19.1%
$15,000 - $29,999 15.2% 15.3%
$15,000 or less 11.8% 11.4%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,837 $427,315,000 56.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $643 $47,064,000 6.2%
Staff $340 $24,879,000 3.3%
General Administration $75 $5,497,000 0.7%
School Administration $562 $41,131,000 5.4%
Operation $752 $55,050,000 7.2%
Transportation $516 $37,800,000 5.0%
Other $316 $23,139,000 3.0%
Total Support $3,204 $234,560,000 30.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,337 $97,867,000 12.9%
Total Expenditures $10,378 $759,742,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,802 $9,059,674,000 56.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $509 $795,465,000 4.9%
Staff $316 $493,610,000 3.1%
General Administration $146 $228,611,000 1.4%
School Administration $573 $894,498,000 5.5%
Operation $744 $1,162,232,000 7.2%
Transportation $392 $611,849,000 3.8%
Other $294 $459,181,000 2.8%
Total Support $2,975 $4,645,446,000 28.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,579 $2,465,278,000 15.2%
Total Expenditures $10,355 $16,170,398,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%