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 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • 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
644
Classroom Teachers
38

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to North Carolina

10

(10 is best)

Better than 91.4% 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%
71%
44%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 4

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
65%
42%
64%
44%
65%
40%
65%
42%
64%
44%
65%
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
59%
42%
58%
41%
59%
42%
59%
42%
58%
41%
59%
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 20 3.1%
Kindergarten 98 15.2%
Grade 1 92 14.3%
Grade 2 86 13.4%
Grade 3 114 17.7%
Grade 4 123 19.1%
Grade 5 111 17.2%
Total 644 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 62.9% 32.6% 49.9%
Black 18.2% 42.7% 26.3%
Hispanic 11.5% 17.2% 18.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 7.0% 7.0% 3.6%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.5% 0.5% 1.4%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 32.9% 64.9% 56.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 26.1% 61.7% 52.3%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 6.8% 3.2% 3.8%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 523,582 10,488,084
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 796.1 212
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 6.0% 5.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD 20.1% 19.3%
20-44 YEARS OLD 33.6% 32.7%
45-64 YEARS OLD 25.9% 26.3%
65 OR OLDER 14.5% 15.9%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 202,731 3,965,482
Single Parent Households With Children 12.9% 11.0%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 89.1% 87.8%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 35.3% 31.3%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 9.7% 10.5%
$100,000 - $149,999 12.2% 13.1%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.4% 12.4%
$50,000 - $74,999 17.7% 18.0%
$30,000 - $49,999 20.5% 19.1%
$15,000 - $29,999 16.1% 15.3%
$15,000 or less 12.4% 11.4%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,957 $435,212,463 53.8%
Support Expenditures
Student $593 $43,323,987 5.4%
Staff $383 $27,981,597 3.5%
General Administration $70 $5,114,130 0.6%
School Administration $527 $38,502,093 4.8%
Operation $735 $53,698,365 6.6%
Transportation $527 $38,502,093 4.8%
Other $310 $22,648,290 2.8%
Total Support $3,146 $229,843,614 28.4%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,975 $144,291,525 17.8%
Total Expenditures $11,078 $809,347,602 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,645 $8,769,617,826 55.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $490 $761,365,230 4.8%
Staff $311 $482,897,130 3.1%
General Administration $139 $215,714,020 1.4%
School Administration $540 $838,895,218 5.3%
Operation $722 $1,121,679,749 7.1%
Transportation $371 $576,159,820 3.6%
Other $300 $465,716,669 2.9%
Total Support $2,872 $4,462,514,818 28.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,660 $2,579,333,401 16.3%
Total Expenditures $10,177 $15,811,614,905 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%