PROFICIENCY 78% 79% higher than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
55%Wake County Schools
44%North Carolina

Sycamore Creek 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 1,132 students and 68 teachers at Sycamore Creek Elementary, for a student to teacher ratio of 17 to 1. There are a total of 32 free lunch students and 11 reduced lunch students.

Sycamore Creek Elementary has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 78.0%, which is 79% higher than the North Carolina average.


Student/Teacher ratio17:1
Free lunch32
Reduced lunch11


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 Sycamore Creek 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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Sycamore Creek Elementary race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictNorth CarolinaNational
Caucasian 81.3% 48.5% 51.3% 51.1%
African American 5.9% 24.4% 26.0% 15.9%
Asian 4.0% 6.7% 2.8% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 4.3% 15.9% 14.5% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 0.2% 0.4% 1.5% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.2% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 4.3% 4.1% 3.7% 3.1%

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Raleigh demographics profile

StatisticRaleighNorth CarolinaNational
Population density (sq mi)1,83018191
Median age37.538.337.7
Male/Female ratio0.9:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)56%57%55%
Speak English89%89%79%
Speak Spanish9%7%13%

Education level achieved in Raleigh

IndexRaleighNorth CarolinaNational
Completed 8th grade88.0%83.4%84.3%
Completed high school87.5%81.9%83.0%
Completed some college67.3%59.9%59.4%
Completed associate degree43.0%38.1%38.5%
Completed bachelors33.7%29.0%30.3%
Completed masters9.7%10.2%11.5%
Completed professional degree2.5%2.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate1.1%1.3%1.3%
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Source: The Sycamore Creek Elementary data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.