Denton Elementary

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4/10
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Grades
PK-5
Students
381
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.

A worrisome sign:

Test scores at this school fall below the state average. This suggests that most students at this school may not be performing at grade level.


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Reading
46%
State avg: 57%
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Math
51%
State avg: 58%
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Science
50%
State avg: 65%
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 similar 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 students in this school are learning at the same rate as similar students in other schools.


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

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Students
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White
95%
Hispanic
3%
Two or more races
2%
Asian
1%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander
<1%
Black
<1%
American Indian/Alaskan Native
<1%
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
241 :1
State avg: 246 :1
Percent of teachers with less than 3 years of experience
16%
State avg: 11%
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Neighborhood
305 West Salisbury St
Denton, NC 27239
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Last modified: May 17, 2017
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