PROFICIENCY 67% 52% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
55%Wake County Schools
44%North Carolina

Joyner Elementary is a school servicing grades PK to 5 and is located in the district of "Wake County Schools" in Raleigh, NC. There are a total of 686 students and 46 teachers at Joyner Elementary, for a student to teacher ratio of 15 to 1. There are a total of 160 free lunch students and 22 reduced lunch students.

Joyner Elementary has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 66.5%, which is 52% higher than the North Carolina average.


Student/Teacher ratio15:1
Free lunch160
Reduced lunch22


Advanced Placement
AP enrollmentn/a
Taking some coursesn/a
Taking some courses (not tests)n/a
Passing some coursesn/a
Passing no coursesn/a

Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Joyner Elementary, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.

Proficiency in mathematics comparison

Proficiency in languages comparison

Proficiency in mathematics by grade

High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

High Schooln/a

The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.

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Joyner Elementary race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictNorth CarolinaNational
Caucasian 58.0% 48.5% 51.3% 51.1%
African American 16.6% 24.4% 26.0% 15.9%
Asian 2.3% 6.7% 2.8% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 19.2% 15.9% 14.5% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.7% 0.4% 1.5% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.6% 0.2% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 2.7% 4.1% 3.7% 3.1%

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Raleigh demographics profile

StatisticRaleighNorth CarolinaNational
Population density (sq mi)2,62718191
Median age33.538.337.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)69%57%55%
Speak English58%89%79%
Speak Spanish3%7%13%

Education level achieved in Raleigh

IndexRaleighNorth CarolinaNational
Completed 8th grade94.3%83.4%84.3%
Completed high school93.5%81.9%83.0%
Completed some college85.4%59.9%59.4%
Completed associate degree71.7%38.1%38.5%
Completed bachelors64.8%29.0%30.3%
Completed masters27.9%10.2%11.5%
Completed professional degree5.0%2.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate2.5%1.3%1.3%
Source: The Joyner Elementary data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.