School Details

Garrett Elementary

3224 Old Hillsborough Road, Mebane, NC 27302
(919) 563-2088
7

(out of 10)

Public Grades K-5 670 students 16 students/teacher (NC avg is 15)

Test Scores by grade

44%
44%
47%
45%
42%
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
  • Alamance-Burlington Schools average
  • North Carolina state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

53%
43%
48%
39%
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
  • Alamance-Burlington Schools average
  • North Carolina state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

62%
47%
48%
40%
34%
40%
53%
39%
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
  • Alamance-Burlington Schools average
  • North Carolina state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Garrett Elementary is a public elementary school in Mebane. The principal of Garrett Elementary is Ms Michelle Ammann, who can be contacted at michelle_ammann@abss.k12.nc.us. 670 students attend Garrett Elementary and identify mostly as White, non-Hispanic; Multiracial; and Hispanic. 55% of the 670 students here get reduced lunch prices. The ratio of students to teachers at Garrett Elementary is 16:1. South Mebane Elementary is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Extracurricular activities

Languages Taught

  • Spanish

Sports

  • Baseball
  • Football

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 64% 51%
Multiracial 6% 3%
Hispanic 19% 22%
Black, non-Hispanic 10% 21%
American Indian/Alaskan Native 1% 0.4%
Asian/Pacific Islander 0.6% %
Asian 0.6% 1%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0.4% %
Pacific Islander 0% 0.1%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 55% 57%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (3 years ago)

    We have been extremely happy with this school. The principal is wonderful the teachers are happy and driven and the parent involvement is amazing. Keep up the good work gators!

  • (6 years ago)

    This school is an excellent school. My child has learned so much in the past 2 years. The teachers are great & work with the kids. I'm very sattisfied with everything that school has offered my child & very grateful.

  • (7 years ago)

    My daughter started first grade this year and went to kindergarten last year at Garrett...I am very impressed with what she has learned. I think the staff on a whole work together in teaching the kids. they are great.

  • (8 years ago)

    We feel that this is an excellent school with excellent leadership. Great teachers that really care.

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Overall score

(based on 5 ratings & reviews)

  • Teacher quality
  • Principal leadership
  • Parent involvement

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