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Cook Elementary

Public | PK-5 | 243 students

 

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Posted August 1, 2008

Five stars to a five star staff! We appreciate your gifts and talents in preparing future generations of leaders! Look out Obama, Cook students can do it too!


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About these ratings

The Community Rating is the school’s average rating from its community members (e.g., parents, students, and school staff). The highest possible rating is five stars; the lowest is one star.

The test results by subgroup show how the designated group of students is performing in comparison to the general population.
Math

The state average for Math was 47% in 2013.

46 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
-5%

2012

 
 
52%

2011

 
 
36%

2010

 
 
61%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 45% in 2013.

46 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
7%

2012

 
 
21%

2011

 
 
27%

2010

 
 
23%
Scale: % at or above proficient

About the tests


In 2012-2013 North Carolina used End-of-Grade (EOG) tests to assess students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math, and grades 5 and 8 in science. The EOG is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of North Carolina. Students must pass the grade 8 EOG test in order to graduate from high school. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level on the tests.

Source: North Carolina Department of Public Instruction

Math

The state average for Math was 48% in 2013.

41 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
15%

2012

 
 
42%

2011

 
 
40%

2010

 
 
74%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 44% in 2013.

41 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
15%

2012

 
 
28%

2011

 
 
21%

2010

 
 
57%
Scale: % at or above proficient

About the tests


In 2012-2013 North Carolina used End-of-Grade (EOG) tests to assess students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math, and grades 5 and 8 in science. The EOG is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of North Carolina. Students must pass the grade 8 EOG test in order to graduate from high school. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level on the tests.

Source: North Carolina Department of Public Instruction

Math

The state average for Math was 48% in 2013.

38 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
11%

2012

 
 
61%

2011

 
 
69%

2010

 
 
47%
Reading

The state average for Reading was 40% in 2013.

38 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
8%

2012

 
 
26%

2011

 
 
56%

2010

 
 
25%
Science

The state average for Science was 45% in 2013.

38 students were tested at this school in 2013.

2013

 
 
11%

2012

 
 
40%

2011

 
 
47%

2010

 
 
19%
Scale: % at or above proficient

About the tests


In 2012-2013 North Carolina used End-of-Grade (EOG) tests to assess students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math, and grades 5 and 8 in science. The EOG is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of North Carolina. Students must pass the grade 8 EOG test in order to graduate from high school. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level on the tests.

Source: North Carolina Department of Public Instruction

Math

All Students-5%
Female-5%
Male10%
Black5%
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
American Indiann/a
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islandern/a
Whiten/a
Economically disadvantaged-5%
Not economically disadvantagedn/a
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Non-disabled students5%
Limited English proficiencyn/a
Proficient in English-5%
Migrantn/a
Non-migrant-5%
Academically giftedn/a

Reading

All Students7%
Female-5%
Male10%
Black8%
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
American Indiann/a
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islandern/a
Whiten/a
Economically disadvantaged7%
Not economically disadvantagedn/a
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Non-disabled students8%
Limited English proficiencyn/a
Proficient in English7%
Migrantn/a
Non-migrant7%
Academically giftedn/a
Scale: % at or above proficient

About the tests


In 2012-2013 North Carolina used End-of-Grade (EOG) tests to assess students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math, and grades 5 and 8 in science. The EOG is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of North Carolina. Students must pass the grade 8 EOG test in order to graduate from high school. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level on the tests.

The different student groups are identified by the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction. If there are fewer than 10 students in a particular group in a school, data for that group is not reported.

Source: North Carolina Department of Public Instruction

Math

All Students15%
Female10%
Male19%
Black11%
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
American Indiann/a
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islandern/a
Whiten/a
Economically disadvantaged15%
Not economically disadvantagedn/a
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Non-disabled students18%
Limited English proficiencyn/a
Proficient in English13%
Migrantn/a
Non-migrant15%
Academically giftedn/a

Reading

All Students15%
Female20%
Male10%
Black13%
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
American Indiann/a
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islandern/a
Whiten/a
Economically disadvantaged15%
Not economically disadvantagedn/a
Students with disabilitiesn/a
Non-disabled students18%
Limited English proficiencyn/a
Proficient in English15%
Migrantn/a
Non-migrant15%
Academically giftedn/a
Scale: % at or above proficient

About the tests


In 2012-2013 North Carolina used End-of-Grade (EOG) tests to assess students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math, and grades 5 and 8 in science. The EOG is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of North Carolina. Students must pass the grade 8 EOG test in order to graduate from high school. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level on the tests.

The different student groups are identified by the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction. If there are fewer than 10 students in a particular group in a school, data for that group is not reported.

Source: North Carolina Department of Public Instruction

Math

All Students11%
Female24%
Male-5%
Black13%
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
American Indiann/a
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islandern/a
Whiten/a
Economically disadvantaged11%
Not economically disadvantagedn/a
Students with disabilities7%
Non-disabled students13%
Limited English proficiencyn/a
Proficient in English12%
Migrantn/a
Non-migrant11%
Academically giftedn/a

Reading

All Students8%
Female18%
Male-5%
Black10%
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
American Indiann/a
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islandern/a
Whiten/a
Economically disadvantaged8%
Not economically disadvantagedn/a
Students with disabilities-5%
Non-disabled students13%
Limited English proficiencyn/a
Proficient in English9%
Migrantn/a
Non-migrant8%
Academically giftedn/a

Science

All Students11%
Female18%
Male-5%
Black13%
Asiann/a
Hispanicn/a
Multiracialn/a
American Indiann/a
Native Hawaiian/Pacific Islandern/a
Whiten/a
Economically disadvantaged11%
Not economically disadvantagedn/a
Students with disabilities7%
Non-disabled students13%
Limited English proficiencyn/a
Proficient in English12%
Migrantn/a
Non-migrant11%
Academically giftedn/a
Scale: % at or above proficient

About the tests


In 2012-2013 North Carolina used End-of-Grade (EOG) tests to assess students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math, and grades 5 and 8 in science. The EOG is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of North Carolina. Students must pass the grade 8 EOG test in order to graduate from high school. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level on the tests.

The different student groups are identified by the North Carolina Department of Public Instruction. If there are fewer than 10 students in a particular group in a school, data for that group is not reported.

Source: North Carolina Department of Public Instruction

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Student ethnicity

Ethnicity This school State average
Black 85% 26%
Hispanic 9% 14%
White 5% 52%
Two or more races 1% 4%
American Indian 0% 1%
Asian 0% 3%
Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Source: NCDPI, 2012-2013

Student subgroups

  This school District averageState average
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 100%N/A56%
Source: NCDPI, 2012-2013

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School Leader's name
  • Mr Christopher Massenburg
Fax number
  • (336) 727-8458

Resources

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  • Title I Schoolwide program (SWP)
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920 West 11th Street
Winston-Salem, NC 27105
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