School Details

Virginia Cross Elementary

234 Cross School Road, Siler City, NC 27344
(919) 742-4279
2

(out of 10)

Public Grades PK-5 514 students 11 students/teacher (NC avg is 15)

Test Scores by grade

25%
45%
47%
24%
43%
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
  • Chatham County Schools average
  • North Carolina state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

34%
43%
48%
13%
40%
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
  • Chatham County Schools average
  • North Carolina state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

24%
42%
48%
15%
38%
40%
24%
36%
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
  • Chatham County Schools average
  • North Carolina state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Virginia Cross Elementary is a public elementary school in Siler City. The principal of Virginia Cross Elementary is Ms Allison Buckner and can be contacted at buckner@chatham.k12.nc.us. 514 students go to Virginia Cross Elementary and identify mostly as Hispanic; White, non-Hispanic; and Multiracial. 100% of the 514 students here are paying reduced lunch prices. The ratio of students to teachers at Virginia Cross Elementary is 11:1. Chatham Charter is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Hispanic 75% 28%
White, non-Hispanic 7% 55%
Multiracial 3% 4%
Black, non-Hispanic 15% 12%
Asian/Pacific Islander 0.6% 0.7%
Asian 0.6% 0.9%
American Indian/Alaskan Native 0.2% 0.2%
Native American or Native Alaskan 0% 0.2%
Pacific Islander 0% 0.01%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 100% 52%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (1 year ago)

    my kid goes to virginia cross and she loves it the teachers always pay attention to her needs and let me know how can we improve her academic needs.

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