Buies Creek Elementary

6/10
GreatSchools Rating
Reviews
6
Grades
K-5
Students
310
Type
Public
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Academics
7/10
Test scores
Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.
Reading
57%
State avg 57%
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Math
66%
State avg 58%
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Science
67%
State avg 64%
5/10
Student progress

Worth a deeper look:

Students at this school are making average academic progress given where they were last year, compared to other students in the state.

Average student progress (also known as student growth) means different things. In some states, the average progress is so low, a majority of students are not ready for college and career. It also depends on the school's test scores.

Average progress with low test scores means... that students are starting at a low point but keeping up with their peers.

Average progress with high test scores means... students have strong academic skills and the school is contributing to student learning at about the same rate as other schools in the state.

Parent tip:

Ask the school how it interprets this rating and how it might use this information to help students grow and reach their full potential.

Equity
Environment
Students
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White
Black
Hispanic
Two or more races
Asian
American Indian/Alaskan Native
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
14 :1
State avg: 15 :1
Students per counselor
315 :1
State avg: 246 :1
Percent of teachers with less than 3 years of experience
4%
State avg: 11%
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6 Reviews
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Neighborhood
340 Main St
Buies Creek, NC 27506
Mrs Sharon Johnson - School leader
(910) 893-6979
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Last modified: May 17, 2017
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