Parkwood Elementary

6/10
GreatSchools Rating
Reviews
45
Grades
K-5
Students
585
Type
Public
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Academics
3/10
Test scores
Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.
Reading
37%
State avg 57%
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Math
48%
State avg 58%
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Science
59%
State avg 64%
10/10
Student progress

Good news!

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

High student progress (also known as student growth) means different things, depending on the school's test scores.

High progress with low test scores means... that students are starting at a low point but the school is doing a great job at supporting their academic growth compared to most other schools.

High progress with high test scores means... students have strong academic skills and the school is a doing an excellent job at supporting academic growth compared to most other schools.

Parent tip:

Ask the school how it interprets this rating and what you can do to support the school's success.

Equity
Environment
Students
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Black
Hispanic
White
Two or more races
Asian
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander
American Indian/Alaskan Native
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
16 :1
State avg: 15 :1
Students per counselor
277 :1
State avg: 246 :1
Percent of teachers with less than 3 years of experience
27%
State avg: 11%
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45 Reviews
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Neighborhood
5207 Revere Road
Durham, NC 27713
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Last modified: May 17, 2017
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