School Details

Candor Elementary

414 South Main Street, Candor, NC 27229
(910) 974-4582
5

(out of 10)

Public Grades PK-5 326 students 13 students/teacher (NC avg is 15)

Test Scores by grade

55%
37%
47%
32%
31%
45%

End of Grade Tests (EOG)

In 2011-2012 North Carolina used End-of-Grade (EOG) tests to assess students in grades 3 through 8 and 10 in reading and math, and grades 5, 8, and 10 in science. The EOG is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of North Carolina. Students must pass the grade 8 EOG test in order to graduate from high school. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level on the tests.
  • This school in 2013
  • Montgomery County Schools average
  • North Carolina state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

51%
40%
48%
26%
30%
44%

End of Grade Tests (EOG)

In 2011-2012 North Carolina used End-of-Grade (EOG) tests to assess students in grades 3 through 8 and 10 in reading and math, and grades 5, 8, and 10 in science. The EOG is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of North Carolina. Students must pass the grade 8 EOG test in order to graduate from high school. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level on the tests.
  • This school in 2013
  • Montgomery County Schools average
  • North Carolina state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

39%
47%
48%
33%
31%
40%
39%
35%
45%

End of Grade Tests (EOG)

In 2011-2012 North Carolina used End-of-Grade (EOG) tests to assess students in grades 3 through 8 and 10 in reading and math, and grades 5, 8, and 10 in science. The EOG is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of North Carolina. Students must pass the grade 8 EOG test in order to graduate from high school. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level on the tests.
  • This school in 2013
  • Montgomery County Schools average
  • North Carolina state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Candor Elementary is a public elementary school in Candor. The principal of Candor Elementary is Mr Donnie R Lynthacum, who can be contacted at donnie.lynthacum@montgomery.k12.nc.us. 326 students go to Candor Elementary and are mostly Hispanic; White, non-Hispanic; and Black, non-Hispanic. 100% of the 326 students here are paying reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at Candor Elementary is 13:1. Green Ridge Elementary School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Hispanic 60% 31%
White, non-Hispanic 20% 45%
Black, non-Hispanic 18% 20%
Multiracial 1% 2%
American Indian/Alaskan Native 0.6% 0.1%
Asian 0.3% 2%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0.2%
Pacific Islander 0% 0.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 100% 79%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (5 years ago)

    My children attend Candor Elementary and they are making great progress! I am excited about the way that they are learning. I hope that Candor Elementary will continue to do the things that are needed to keep their children involved in school. I am very pleased.

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