Swift Creek Elementary School

5601 Tryon Rd, Raleigh, NC 27606 | (919) 233-4320
  • Grades: KG-5
  • Student Enrollment: 486
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 486 elementary school students from grades KG-5
  • 2010 Overall School AYP Met Status: Yes
Additional Contact Information
  • Principal or Admin: Mr John Umstead
  • Fax: (919) 233-4344
  • Website: swiftcreekes.wcpss.net
Additional School Details
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: 486
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 32.6
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 14.9
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 271 (55.8%)
  • Females: 215 (44.2%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 24 (4.9%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 116 (23.9%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 140 (28.8%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Swift Creek Elementary School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black10020.6%
Asian347.0%
Hispanic5110.5%
White30161.9%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Swift Creek Elementary School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten6814.0%
1st Grade9419.3%
2nd Grade6613.6%
3rd Grade8317.1%
4th Grade8717.9%
5th Grade8818.1%
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 Swift Creek Elementary School performed on average better than many 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
201095.0%85.4%83.0%
200992.1%85.7%82.4%
 
Reading Test
201073.8%72.5%67.6%
200973.3%72.2%66.6%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201094.2%87.7%84.3%
200989.9%87.0%82.7%
 
Reading Test
201082.6%78.2%73.1%
200978.6%76.3%70.5%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201090.7%86.2%82.3%
200979.8%85.5%81.1%
 
Reading Test
201081.4%78.0%72.3%
200962.7%76.2%69.6%
 
Science Test
201077.9%72.1%69.8%
200957.7%66.3%61.5%
 
Source: NC Department of Education 2009-2010

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