Glen Alpine Elementary

302 London Street, Morganton, NC 28655
(828) 584-0661
7

(out of 10)

Public Grades PK-5 400 students 12 students/teacher (NC avg is 15)

Test Scores by grade

56%
54%
61%
68%
62%
60%

End of Grade Tests (EOG)

In 2013-2014 North Carolina used End-of-Grade (EOG) tests to assess students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math, and grades 5 and 8 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 2014
  • Burke County Schools average
  • North Carolina state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

67%
55%
54%
75%
61%
56%

End of Grade Tests (EOG)

In 2013-2014 North Carolina used End-of-Grade (EOG) tests to assess students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math, and grades 5 and 8 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 2014
  • Burke County Schools average
  • North Carolina state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

64%
61%
56%
55%
60%
54%
73%
79%
64%

End of Grade Tests (EOG)

In 2013-2014 North Carolina used End-of-Grade (EOG) tests to assess students in grades 3 through 8 in reading and math, and grades 5 and 8 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 2014
  • Burke County Schools average
  • North Carolina state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Glen Alpine Elementary is a public elementary school in Morganton. The principal of Glen Alpine Elementary is Mrs Jennifer Hawkins and can be contacted at jchawkins@burke.k12.nc.us. 400 children attend Glen Alpine Elementary and identify as Asian/Pacific Islander; Asian; and White, non-Hispanic. 80% of the 400 students here are paying reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at Glen Alpine Elementary is 12:1. W A Young Elementary is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Asian/Pacific Islander 9% 7%
Asian 9% 6%
White, non-Hispanic 70% 73%
Multiracial 4% 4%
Hispanic 4% 11%
Black, non-Hispanic 12% 6%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.4% 0.3%
American Indian/Alaskan Native 0.3% 0.2%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0.2% %
Pacific Islander 0% 0.08%

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 80% 64%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (5 years ago)

    Glen Alpine has a dedicated staff with an exceptional leader. We are all very blessed to send our children to this school each day.

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