Tyro Elementary School

450 Cow Place Rd, Lexington, NC 27295 | (336) 249-8181
  • Grades: KG-5
  • Student Enrollment: 431
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 431 elementary school students from grades KG-5
  • 2010 Overall School AYP Met Status: Yes
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 450 Cow Place Road, Lexington, NC 27406
  • Principal or Admin: Ms Kim Dixon
  • Fax: (336) 242-5761
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
Additional School Details
Date School Opened: 01-JUL-08
School Calendar Description: Traditional
School Schedule: Semester
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 431
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 26.8
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 16.1
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 221 (51.3%)
  • Females: 210 (48.7%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 28 (6.5%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 191 (44.3%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 219 (50.8%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Tyro Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.2%
Black204.6%
Asian30.7%
Hispanic337.7%
White37486.8%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Tyro Elementary School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten7617.6%
1st Grade6615.3%
2nd Grade6615.3%
3rd Grade7517.4%
4th Grade8519.7%
5th Grade6314.6%
Source: NC Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Tyro Elementary School performed on average about the same as other schools across the state on EOG state exams in the following subjects:
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science
AYP Information (2010)
Overall AYP Met: Yes

EOG - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201089.2%87.8%83.0%
200992.6%89.2%82.4%
 
Reading Test
201074.3%72.5%67.6%
200974.1%73.1%66.6%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201092.6%90.7%84.3%
200985.5%89.5%82.7%
 
Reading Test
201075.3%80.1%73.1%
200973.9%77.7%70.5%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201075.4%87.7%82.3%
200988.9%84.9%81.1%
 
Reading Test
201072.3%77.9%72.3%
200969.4%76.3%69.6%
 
Science Test
201075.4%77.4%69.8%
200954.8%68.0%61.5%
 
Source: NC Department of Education 2009-2010

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