School Details

Saluda Elementary School

214 East Main Street, Saluda, NC 28773
(828) 749-5571
9

(out of 10)

Public Grades PK-5 143 students 12 student/teacher

Test Scores by grade

74%
59%
47%
74%
60%
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
  • Polk County Schools average
  • North Carolina state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

40%
58%
48%
65%
55%
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
  • Polk County Schools average
  • North Carolina state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

78%
65%
48%
56%
53%
40%
70%
63%
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
  • Polk County Schools average
  • North Carolina state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Saluda Elementary School is a public elementary school in Saluda. The principal of Saluda Elementary School is Mrs Ronette C Dill, whose e-mail is rdill@polkschools.org. 143 students attend Saluda Elementary School and are mostly White, non-Hispanic; Hispanic; and Multiracial. 62% of the 143 students here are paying reduced lunch prices. The student to teacher ratio at Saluda Elementary School is 12:1. Upward Elementary is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
White, non-Hispanic 89% 79%
Hispanic 8% 12%
Multiracial 3% 3%
American Indian/Alaskan Native 0% 0.2%
Black, non-Hispanic 0% 6%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0.3%
Pacific Islander 0% 0%
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 62% 63%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (4 years ago)

    We count our blessings to have access to such a fine school in this small town! Saluda School represents a wonderful community of teachers staff administration and parents who together create an environment that not only challenges and inspires our children but also nurtures them. Happy to spread the word about such a good resource that continues to win awards and grants based on its merit.

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