J C Sawyer Elementary School

1007 Park St, Elizabeth City, NC 27909 | (252) 338-1012
  • Grades: KG-5
  • Student Enrollment: 454
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4 out of 5 | 4 Reviews
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 454 elementary school students from grades KG-5
  • 2010 Overall School AYP Met Status: Yes
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Mr Thomas Hill
  • Fax: (252) 338-2388
  • Website: www.ecpps.k12.nc.us
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: 454
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 35.5
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 12.8
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 219 (48.2%)
  • Females: 235 (51.8%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 27 (5.9%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 246 (54.2%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 273 (60.1%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
J C Sawyer Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.2%
Black27159.7%
Asian71.5%
Hispanic173.7%
White15834.8%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For J C Sawyer Elementary School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten5913.0%
1st Grade9120.0%
2nd Grade7416.3%
3rd Grade8218.1%
4th Grade7516.5%
5th Grade7316.1%
Source: NC Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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4 reviews for J C Sawyer Elementary School

  • Reviewed by Student on July 14, 2010
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • i think that jc sawyer is the best. and what makes it the best is our staff,students,and of course our princible!
  • Reviewed by Former Student on January 07, 2010
  • Rating: 1 (1 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I was in Mrs. Sanders 5th grade class last year and i recommend her HIGHLY as a teacher. She was so understanding and kindhearted!!!!
    The technology teacher, Mrs. Weeks was always so happy and loud! I always knew who to give the class's leftover cupcake to. I have secret plans to go back to my beloved school and visit them!!!
    The school was noaffense, TERRIBLE but those teachers made time there worth while!!!!
  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on October 07, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • i used 2 qo 2 dha school last year i miss yhu JCS im in middle school now.!
    -Kalayzia Bell
  • Reviewed by Former Student on July 14, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • i think j.c. sawyer is the best in Elizabeth city i love the teachers and helps me learn were i come from i think more people people should take more concertation about this school.

    thank you destiny whitehurst

Test Scores and Performance Information

Overall School Rating

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that J C Sawyer 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
201089.9%72.2%83.0%
200974.5%71.8%82.4%
 
Reading Test
201072.2%61.6%67.6%
200956.4%56.0%66.6%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201075.0%78.9%84.3%
200975.3%75.5%82.7%
 
Reading Test
201070.8%64.1%73.1%
200968.5%62.5%70.5%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201084.8%76.2%82.3%
200983.0%77.4%81.1%
 
Reading Test
201065.2%64.2%72.3%
200969.3%60.4%69.6%
 
Science Test
201051.5%57.3%69.8%
200948.9%51.6%61.5%
 
Source: NC Department of Education 2009-2010

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