School Details

Mount Pleasant Elementary

532 Champion Mount Pleasant Road, Ferguson, NC 28624
(336) 651-7600
6

(out of 10)

Public Grades PK-5 252 students 15 students/teacher (NC avg is 15)

Test Scores by grade

51%
41%
47%
49%
38%
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
  • Wilkes County Schools average
  • North Carolina state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

32%
40%
48%
26%
38%
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
  • Wilkes County Schools average
  • North Carolina state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

51%
46%
48%
49%
39%
40%
59%
46%
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
  • Wilkes County Schools average
  • North Carolina state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Mount Pleasant Elementary is a public elementary school in Ferguson. The principal of Mount Pleasant Elementary is Mrs Jennifer Blankenship, whose e-mail is blankensj@wilkes.k12.nc.us. 252 children attend Mount Pleasant Elementary and identify primarily as White, non-Hispanic; Hispanic; and American Indian/Alaskan Native. 64% of the 252 students here have subsidized lunches. The student to teacher ratio at Mount Pleasant Elementary is 15:1. Boomer-Ferguson Elementary is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Extracurricular activities

Arts

  • Ceramics sculpture
  • Chorus
  • Computer arts

Languages Taught

  • Spanish

Sports

  • P.E. classes

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 96% 80%
Hispanic 4% 12%
American Indian/Alaskan Native 0.4% 0.2%
Multiracial 0.4% 3%
Black, non-Hispanic 0% 4%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0.1%
Pacific Islander 0% 0.01%
Asian 0% 0.3%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 64% 67%

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