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Southern School of Energy and Sustainability
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 below average year-over-year academic improvement, and more information about this school can be found below. Large disparities in suspension rates exist at this school, which is concerning.
Academics
Test scores
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Subject
% Proficient
English 2
25%
State avg: 60%
Math
27%
State avg: 60%
Biology I
19%
State avg: 54%
1/10
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.

Very concerning:

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


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Equity
Environment
Students
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Black
68%
Hispanic
26%
White
4%
Two or more races
2%
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
13 :1
State avg: 15 :1
Students per counselor
105 :1
State avg: 246 :1
Percentage of teachers with 3 or more years experience
87%
State avg: 89%
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7 Reviews
3 out of 5 stars
5 0
4 3
3 0
2 0
1 2
Neighborhood
800 Clayton Road
Durham, NC 27703
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Last modified: May 3, 2017
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