This school is rated below average in school quality compared to other schools in the state. Students here have below average college readiness measures, ... More are making about average year-over-year academic improvement, and this school has below average results in how well it’s serving disadvantaged students.
Academics
Test scores
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Subject
% Proficient
Reading
52%
State avg: 57%
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Science
80%
State avg: 73%
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Biology I
43%
State avg: 56%
5/10
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.

Worth a deeper look:

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


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Ask the school how it interprets this rating and how it might use this information to help students grow and reach their full potential.

Equity
4/10
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.

A worrisome sign:

Disadvantaged students at this school may be falling behind other students in the state, and this school may have significant achievement gaps.


Parent tip:

Look at the Race/ethnicity and Low-income sections below to see how different student groups are doing at this school. Are there big gaps?... More Start a conversation with a teacher or a fellow parent about how to interpret this information. What's the school doing to help all students succeed? How can you help?

Environment
Students
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White
44%
Black
38%
Hispanic
12%
Two or more races
6%
Asian
<1%
Native Hawaiian or Pacific Islander
<1%
American Indian/Alaskan Native
<1%
Teachers & staff
Parents often value small class sizes, but the truth is more complicated.
Students per teacher
16 :1
State avg: 15 :1
Percent of teachers with 3 or more years experience
65%
State avg: 89%
% of full time teachers who are certified
90%
State avg: 100%
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4 out of 5 stars
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Neighborhood
8601 McAlpine Park Drive
Charlotte, NC 28211
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Last modified: June 28, 2017
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