Edward Best Elementary School

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4011 Nc 56 Hwy E

Louisburg, NC 27549

(919) 853-2347

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Grades: PK - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 480

Students Per Teacher: 14

Parent Reviews

8 Parent Reviews for Edward Best Elementary School

Not a great school if you have a special needs child. Look for ratios of suspended kids with special needs compared to state average

Posted by a parent on 04/27/11

We were pleasantly surprised with this school. Our third grader had been in a private school the past three years in Pitt County, so it has been an adjustment. From the first day visiting the school, we have been impressed by the entire staff. They focus intensely on academics. My only concern is ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 12/10/09

This is a wonderful caring school. One of the best I have ever seen. Just a little country school. Everyone cares about the students education.

Posted by a parent on 08/15/09

I am an intern student enrolled at Edward Best School and I am also a substitute teacher. For many years teachers from this very same school have made me what I have become today. Even though some of the teachers may be different, but the moral and standard of teaching has not. I am very proud to say ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 02/16/09

As indicated in the Franklin Times today, this is a great school with a great leader!!! I'm glad that some find it necessary to pull their children out and send to another school. At least this may reslove the over capacity problem the school currently has.

Posted by a parent on 10/29/08

I have 2 children attending Ed Best. I will be pulling them out at the start of winter break. I'm very unsatisfied with the curriculum, and teaching to the lowest level student. My suggestion is to find another school.

Posted by a parent on 10/28/08

I don't care for this school. They don't care about the students as much as they should. Its just about getting through the day. My child went from making all A's to making C's & D's here. Once I pulled my son from this school his grades went right back up to all A's. If you are concidering placing your ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 03/16/07

My kids have been going to EBES for a combined 6 years. They have programs for gifted kids as well as for slow learners. The principal is always available to talk to parents and she knows almost every child's name. Parents are emcouraged to be involved. The school needs some renovation and a larger ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 07/10/06

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Test scores for Edward Best Elementary School

EOG* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Edward Best Elementary School
Franklin County Schools
North Carolina
* 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.

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Louisburg schools — Edward Best Elementary School is located at 4011 Nc 56 Hwy E, Louisburg NC 27549. 4011 Nc 56 Hwy E is in the 27549 ZIP code in Louisburg, NC The school district for Edward Best Elementary School is the Franklin County Schools. Edward Best Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels PK - 5.
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