Northwest Elementary School

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1769 Pikeville Princeton Rd Nw

Pikeville, NC 27863

(919) 242-3419

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Grades: K - 5

School Type: Public

Student Enrollment: 890

Students Per Teacher: 22

Parent Reviews

13 Parent Reviews for Northwest Elementary School

Great school. My kids have been going to NWE for 4 years. Teachers really care. My sons are doing great.

Posted by a parent on 01/27/14

There's a lot of good teachers & a few not so great teachers at this school. The biggest problem at this school comes from its poor leadership. From the level of grammatical errors found in teacher letters, and poorly written correspondence from the school's principal, I have to question the level of ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 12/19/13

There are some Teachers who care, but many more who do not. My son has had a terrible year, where the has been bullied and picked on. both the staff and teacher are aware, yet do nothing to help!! even when picked on for his religion, the advice of the teacher is to change religions??? give me a break!! ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 01/26/13

My oldest attended this school for 4th and 5th grade and I loved it and he loved it. My youngest now goes there in kindergarten, when my youngest started he had some special needs to work out and the teachers, principle and the whole staff have been amazing with helping! My son has came so far now, we ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 11/09/12

This school has teachers with good personalitys, however my 2 kids have gone to this school 3 years and ive had alot of trouble with getting my kids on the bus after writing notes to the teachers. Its been with 3 different teachers at that. I think this school is too over loaded with kids to the point ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/20/10

I am a parent volunteer, have had children in this school for the past 6 years and have really seen a change from good to not so good. For the most part, I think the teachers are good and try to do their best but get little support from administration, which is very detached it seems from school itself. ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 08/14/10

We used to love this school. A new administration came in during 2008, and it appears that teacher morale has plummeted. The new administration is also very detached from parents. My kids have been very fortunate to have excellent teachers; however, we're been apprehensive every time a new year school ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 09/21/09

School has great teachers and staff but it has become overcrowded. The school is no longer a School of Excellence and it shows.

Posted by a parent on 12/31/08

The best Wayne County, NC public elementary school. School of Excellence 2004, 2005, 2006. School of Distinction 2007. New Principal began in 2007/2008 school year, Mrs. Theresa Cox who had previously served at Northwest and knows the school well. The school acquired 88 new computers this year ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 05/29/08

I am really impress with Northwest School.The teachers treats the kids as if they were their own kid. You can't say enough of Mr. Wingate. I have never been to another school where the pricipal know every kid by thier first name and knows the parents of each kid. I would recommend this school to every ...  Read more

Posted by a parent on 06/04/06

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Test scores for Northwest Elementary School

EOG* Test Scores

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Test Year: 2012
Northwest Elementary School
Wayne County Public 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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Pikeville schools — Northwest Elementary School is located at 1769 Pikeville Princeton Rd Nw, Pikeville NC 27863. 1769 Pikeville Princeton Rd Nw is in the 27863 ZIP code in Pikeville, NC The school district for Northwest Elementary School is the Wayne County Public Schools. Northwest Elementary School is a Public school that serves grade levels K - 5.
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