This school is rated above average in school quality compared to other schools in the state. Students here have above average college readiness measures, ... More are making above average year-over-year academic improvement, and this school has above average results in how well it’s serving disadvantaged students.
Academics
Test scores
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Subject
% Proficient
North Carolina End-of-Course Tests
Biology I
78%
State avg: 56%
Math
80%
State avg: 61%
North Carolina End-of-Grade Tests
Math
74%
State avg: 55%
Details
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10/10
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.

Good news!

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


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Equity
9/10
Equity overview
Is this school offering opportunity for all its students, or leaving some kids behind? Successful schools are working to close the achievement gap.

Good news!

Disadvantaged students at this school are performing far better than other students in the state, and this school is successfully closing the achievement gap.


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Schools that close the gap between different student groups are doing something right! Explore the Race/ethnicity and Low-income sections below to learn more.... More Start a conversation with a teacher or a fellow parent about how this school is helping all its students succeed – and how can you help.

Environment
Students
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Black
49%
White
37%
Hispanic
7%
Two or more races
5%
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
18 :1
State avg: 15 :1
Students per counselor
222 :1
State avg: 246 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
92%
State avg: 89%
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Neighborhood
1415 Beatties Ford Rd
Charlotte, NC 28216
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