Douglas Elementary School

600 Ortega Rd, Raleigh, NC 27609 | (919) 881-4894
  • Grades: KG-5
  • Student Enrollment: 623
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 623 elementary school students from grades KG-5
  • 2010 Overall School AYP Met Status: No
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Ms Donna Spivey
  • Fax: (919) 881-4896
  • Website: douglas.wcpss.net
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
  • Magnet School
Additional School Details
School Program Type: Magnet
School Calendar Description: Traditional
School Schedule: Semester
School District Details
  • Wake County Schools District
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $7,780
  • Graduation Rate: 82.7%
  • Dropout Rate: 4.4%
  • Students Per Teacher: 15.9
  • Enrolled Students: 140,506

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 623
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 46.7
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 13.4
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 316 (50.7%)
  • Females: 307 (49.3%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 31 (5.0%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 219 (35.2%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 250 (40.1%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Douglas Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black15725.2%
Asian193.0%
Hispanic11518.5%
White33253.3%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Douglas Elementary School
  Number Percent
Pre-Kindergarten111.8%
Kindergarten12219.6%
1st Grade11318.1%
2nd Grade10617.0%
3rd Grade9815.7%
4th Grade9915.9%
5th Grade7411.9%
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 Douglas 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
201085.3%85.4%83.0%
200976.2%85.7%82.4%
 
Reading Test
201065.6%72.5%67.6%
200960.6%72.2%66.6%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201080.0%87.7%84.3%
200982.9%87.0%82.7%
 
Reading Test
201069.9%78.2%73.1%
200972.5%76.3%70.5%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201081.4%86.2%82.3%
200979.3%85.5%81.1%
 
Reading Test
201069.1%78.0%72.3%
200973.3%76.2%69.6%
 
Science Test
201054.3%72.1%69.8%
200956.3%66.3%61.5%
 
Source: NC Department of Education 2009-2010

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