This school is rated about average in school quality compared to other schools in the state. Students here perform below average on state tests, ... More have about average college readiness measures, are making above average year-over-year academic improvement, and more information about this school can be found below.
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5/10
Charles D Owen High
Academics
4/10
Test scores
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A worrisome sign:

Test scores at this school fall below the state average. This suggests that most students at this school may not be performing at grade level.


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Subject
% Proficient
Math
52%
State avg: 61%
Biology I
53%
State avg: 56%
English 2
63%
State avg: 59%
8/10
Student progress
This rating measures how much students at this school improved from one year to the next, compared to students with similar proficiency levels at other schools in the state.

A promising sign

Students at this school are making more academic progress given where they were last year, compared to similar students in the state.

Strong progress with low test scores means... that students are starting at a low point but the school is doing a better job at supporting their academic growth than most other schools.


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Ask the school how it interprets this rating and what you can do to support the school's continued success.

Equity
Environment
Students
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White
81%
Hispanic
9%
Two or more races
4%
Black
4%
Asian
1%
American Indian/Alaskan Native
1%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander
<1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
15 :1
State avg: 15 :1
Students per counselor
116 :1
State avg: 246 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
96%
State avg: 89%
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16 Reviews
3 out of 5 stars
5 7
4 0
3 2
2 2
1 3
Neighborhood
99 Lake Eden Rd
Black Mountain, NC 28711
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Last modified: May 3, 2017
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