PROFICIENCY 37% 15% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
43%Pender County Schools
36%Burgaw
44%North Carolina

Burgaw Elementary is a school servicing grades PK to 5 and is located in the district of "Pender County Schools" in Burgaw, NC. There are a total of 509 students and 31 teachers at Burgaw Elementary, for a student to teacher ratio of 17 to 1. There are a total of 383 free lunch students and 25 reduced lunch students.

Burgaw Elementary has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 37.0%, which is 15% lower than the North Carolina average.

Academics

Students/Teachers
Students509
Teachers30.85
Student/Teacher ratio17:1
Free lunch383
Reduced lunch25

 

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 Burgaw 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

GradeProficiency
All35-39%
325-29%
445-49%
540-49%
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

GradeProficiency
All35-39%
325-29%
440-44%
530-39%
6n/a
7n/a
8n/a
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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Burgaw Elementary race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictNorth CarolinaNational
Caucasian 35.2% 67.0% 51.3% 51.1%
African American 41.6% 17.0% 26.0% 15.9%
Asian 0.8% 0.6% 2.8% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 17.4% 11.9% 14.5% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.8% 0.5% 1.5% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.1% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 4.2% 2.9% 3.7% 3.1%

Other schools nearby

SchoolProficiencyMilesCity
Burgaw Middle School23%0.8Burgaw, NC
Pender Early College High60%0.9Burgaw, NC
Pender High35%4.9Burgaw, NC
Malpass Corner Elementary35%8.1Burgaw, NC
Heide Trask High27%8.4Rocky Point, NC
Rocky Point Elementary31%9.3Rocky Point, NC
West Pender Middle School26%10.1Burgaw, NC
Cape Fear Elementary46%10.4Rocky Point, NC
Cape Fear Middle School28%10.4Rocky Point, NC

Burgaw demographics profile

StatisticBurgawNorth CarolinaNational
Population4,0459,940,828318,558,162
Population density (sq mi)86218191
Median age44.038.337.7
Male/Female ratio1.3:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)44%57%55%
Speak English93%89%79%
Speak Spanish7%7%13%

Education level achieved in Burgaw

IndexBurgawNorth CarolinaNational
Completed 8th grade73.0%83.4%84.3%
Completed high school69.9%81.9%83.0%
Completed some college51.8%59.9%59.4%
Completed associate degree27.3%38.1%38.5%
Completed bachelors19.9%29.0%30.3%
Completed masters7.1%10.2%11.5%
Completed professional degree1.8%2.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.8%1.3%1.3%
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Source: The Burgaw Elementary data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.