PROFICIENCY 17% 61% lower than state average
School Rankings Proficiency Averages
31%Bladen County Schools
44%North Carolina

East Arcadia Elementary is a school servicing grades KG to 8 and is located in the district of "Bladen County Schools" in Riegelwood, NC. There are a total of 119 students and 13 teachers at East Arcadia Elementary, for a student to teacher ratio of 10 to 1. There are a total of 116 free lunch students and 0 reduced lunch students.

East Arcadia Elementary has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 17.0%, which is 61% lower than the North Carolina average.


Student/Teacher ratio10:1
Free lunch116
Reduced lunch0


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 East Arcadia 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

3< 50%
4<= 20%
5<= 20%
6<= 20%
7<= 20%
8< 50%
High Schooln/a

Proficiency in languages by grade

3< 50%
4<= 20%
5<= 20%
8< 50%
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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East Arcadia Elementary race/ethnicity breakdown

RaceSchoolDistrictNorth CarolinaNational
Caucasian 15.4% 39.3% 51.3% 51.1%
African American 66.7% 38.7% 26.0% 15.9%
Asian 0.0% 0.2% 2.8% 4.7%
Hispanic or Latino 8.1% 16.0% 14.5% 23.6%
American Indian and Alaskan 1.6% 1.5% 1.5% 1.2%
Hawaiian 0.0% 0.0% 0.2% 0.4%
Multiracial 8.1% 4.2% 3.7% 3.1%

Riegelwood demographics profile

StatisticRiegelwoodNorth CarolinaNational
Population density (sq mi)55118191
Median age42.638.337.7
Male/Female ratio0.6:11.0:11.0:1
Married (15yrs & older)52%57%55%
Speak English99%89%79%
Speak Spanish1%7%13%

Education level achieved in Riegelwood

IndexRiegelwoodNorth CarolinaNational
Completed 8th grade89.0%83.4%84.3%
Completed high school85.1%81.9%83.0%
Completed some college64.1%59.9%59.4%
Completed associate degree29.9%38.1%38.5%
Completed bachelors14.4%29.0%30.3%
Completed masters1.1%10.2%11.5%
Completed professional degree0.0%2.9%3.3%
Completed doctorate0.0%1.3%1.3%
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Source: The East Arcadia Elementary data displayed above is derived from the 2016 National Center for Education Statistics and from the U.S. Department of Education.
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