Etowah Elementary

7/10
GreatSchools Rating
Reviews
5
Grades
K-5
Students
402
Type
Public
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Academics
10/10
Test scores
Find out what state standardized test scores really tell you about a school – and what they don’t.
Reading
77%
State avg 57%
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Math
82%
State avg 58%
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Science
84%
State avg 64%
4/10
Student progress

A worrisome sign:

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

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

Low progress with low test scores means... that students are starting at a low point and falling farther behind their peers.

Low progress with high test scores means... students have strong academic skills but that the school is not contributing to student learning as much as many schools in the state.

Parent tip:

Ask the school how it interprets this rating and how it might use this information to improve its programs.

Equity
Environment
Students
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White
Hispanic
Two or more races
Black
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
200 :1
State avg: 246 :1
Percent of teachers with less than 3 years of experience
8%
State avg: 11%
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5 Reviews
4 out of 5 stars
5 2
4 0
3 2
2 0
1 0
Neighborhood
320 Etowah School Rd
Etowah, NC 28729
Mr Michael E Thorpe - School leader
(828) 891-6579
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Last modified: May 17, 2017
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