About This School
Balls Creek Elementary School made AYP in 2012. Under No Child Left Behind, a school makes Adequate Yearly Progress (AYP) if it achieves the minimum levels of improvement determined by the state of North Carolina in terms of student performance and other accountability measures. See Balls Creek Elementary School's test results to learn more about school performance.
In 2011, Balls Creek Elementary School had 18 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The North Carolina average is 15 students per full-time equivalent teacher. Learn more about Balls Creek Elementary School's students and teachers. more
Elementary Schools Nearby
|School Name distance||TestRating||Community Rating|
|Charles H Tuttle Middle School 3.9 miles|
|Catawba Intermediate School 5 miles|
|Catawba Rosenwald Education Center 5.2 miles|
|Montessori Children's House Of Newton 5.7 miles||n/a|
|Claremont Elementary School 5.7 miles|
Enrollment (2011)Total: 714
Student Economic Level (2011)In 2011, Balls Creek Elementary School had 50% of students eligible for free or reduced price lunch programs. North Carolina had 50% of eligible students for free or reduced price lunch programs. Eligibility for the National School Lunch Program is based on family income levels.
Student Ethnicity (2011)
Catawba County Schools District Spending
In 2011, Balls Creek Elementary School had 18 students for every full-time equivalent teacher. The North Carolina average is 15 students per full-time equivalent teacher.Compare to other schools in Catawba County Schools School District
About the EOG
What is it?
The End-of-Grades (EOG) Tests are annual tests used to measure a student's mastery of the state's grade-level academic standards.
Which Grades and Subjects?
Students in grades 3 through 8 are assessed in reading and math.
How is it Scored?
Students receive a score of level 1 through level 4. The goal is for students to score at or above level 3, the proficient level. Students who do not score at the proficient level are eligible for remedial help, may retake the exam and may not be promot