Smokey Mountain Elementary School

884 Us Hwy 441n, Whittier, NC 28789 | (828) 497-5535
  • Grades: PK-8
  • Student Enrollment: 425
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 425 preschool and elementary school students from grades PK-8
  • 2010 Overall School AYP Met Status: No
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Dr Steve Santoro
  • Fax: (828) 497-4907
  • Website: www.jcpsmail.org
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
Additional School Details
School Calendar Description: Traditional
School Schedule: Semester
Accreditation Status: Southern Association of Colleges
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 425
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 27.5
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 15.5
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 216 (50.8%)
  • Females: 209 (49.2%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 50 (11.8%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 251 (59.1%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 301 (70.8%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Smokey Mountain Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian22552.9%
Black81.9%
Asian20.5%
Hispanic122.8%
White17841.9%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Smokey Mountain Elementary School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten174.0%
Kindergarten4510.6%
1st Grade4711.1%
2nd Grade4510.6%
3rd Grade5813.6%
4th Grade4711.1%
5th Grade5512.9%
6th Grade4811.3%
7th Grade327.5%
8th Grade317.3%
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 Smokey Mountain Elementary School performed on average worse than many other schools across the state on EOG state exams in the following subjects:
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science
AYP Information (2010)
Overall AYP Met: No

EOG - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201067.3%80.8%83.0%
200961.8%84.9%82.4%
 
Reading Test
201051.9%65.6%67.6%
200950.9%69.0%66.6%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201070.8%85.3%84.3%
200973.7%88.1%82.7%
 
Reading Test
201050.0%76.0%73.1%
200948.2%73.2%70.5%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201056.0%80.2%82.3%
200962.2%84.1%81.1%
 
Reading Test
201050.0%76.4%72.3%
200957.8%71.8%69.6%
 
Science Test
201056.0%81.7%69.8%
200948.9%80.1%61.5%
 

Grade 6 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201062.8%79.1%81.1%
200986.5%86.4%78.7%
 
Reading Test
201071.4%80.1%76.6%
200972.2%77.5%72.2%
 

Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201090.6%86.1%80.8%
200977.1%85.7%79.1%
 
Reading Test
201075.0%77.0%67.6%
200960.0%71.4%65.7%
 

Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201090.0%90.5%84.6%
200970.3%83.7%81.2%
 
Reading Test
201063.3%77.8%70.3%
200952.8%76.7%67.5%
 
Science Test
201063.3%80.9%73.5%
200950.0%78.9%68.3%
 
Source: NC Department of Education 2009-2010

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