PROFICIENCY 70% 59% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
55%Wake County Schools
44%North Carolina

Olds 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 349 students and 23 teachers at Olds Elementary, for a student to teacher ratio of 16 to 1. There are a total of 95 free lunch students and 5 reduced lunch students.

Olds Elementary has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 69.5%, which is 59% higher than the North Carolina average.


Student/Teacher ratio16:1
Free lunch95
Reduced lunch5


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 Olds 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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Olds Elementary race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictNorth CarolinaNational
Caucasian 65.0% 48.5% 51.3% 51.1%
African American 20.4% 24.4% 26.0% 15.9%
Asian 2.9% 6.7% 2.8% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 7.3% 15.9% 14.5% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.6% 0.4% 1.5% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.2% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 3.8% 4.1% 3.7% 3.1%

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Raleigh demographics profile

StatisticRaleighNorth CarolinaNational
Population density (sq mi)1,86218191
Median age35.238.337.7
Male/Female ratio1.0:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)69%57%55%
Speak English92%89%79%
Speak Spanish3%7%13%

Education level achieved in Raleigh

IndexRaleighNorth CarolinaNational
Completed 8th grade94.7%83.4%84.3%
Completed high school94.0%81.9%83.0%
Completed some college82.9%59.9%59.4%
Completed associate degree65.7%38.1%38.5%
Completed bachelors56.7%29.0%30.3%
Completed masters18.0%10.2%11.5%
Completed professional degree3.3%2.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate2.1%1.3%1.3%
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Source: The Olds Elementary data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.