Morehead Stem Academy

Tel: (980)343-5775
Grades KG-8
1,146 students
Morehead Stem Academy serves 1,146 students in grades KG - 8.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the NC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 91% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 49%.
Morehead Stem Academy operates within the Charlotte-mecklenburg s School District.

School Overview

The student population of 1146 students has grown by 63% over five years.
The teacher population of 64 teachers has grown by 25% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades KG-8
Total Students 1,146 students
Morehead Stem Academy Total Students (1999-2014)
Gender % Morehead Stem Academy Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 64 teachers
Morehead Stem Academy Total Teachers (1999-2014)
Students by Grade Morehead Stem Academy Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.52 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 16:1
Morehead Stem Academy Student Teacher Ratio (1999-2014)
Asian
7%
3%
Morehead Stem Academy Asian Students (1999-2014)
Hispanic
15%
15%
Morehead Stem Academy Black Students (1999-2014)
Black
67%
26%
Morehead Stem Academy Black Students (1999-2014)
White
9%
51%
Morehead Stem Academy White Students (1999-2014)
Two or more races
2%
4%
Morehead Stem Academy Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Morehead Stem Academy All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NC All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.52 0.45
Morehead Stem Academy Diversity Score (1999-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
47%
47%
Morehead Stem Academy Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
10%
7%
Morehead Stem Academy Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 142,991 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $16,770 is higher than the state average of $10,864. The district revenue/student has grown by 82% over four years.
The district spending/student of $11,169 is higher than the state average of $10,591. The district spending/student has grown by 18% over four years.
School District Name Charlotte-mecklenburg s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
165
1
Number of Students Managed 142,991 1,120
Charlotte-mecklenburg s School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $2,297 MM $18 MM
Charlotte-mecklenburg s School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $1,530 MM $18 MM
Charlotte-mecklenburg s School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $16,770 $10,864
Charlotte-mecklenburg s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $11,169 $10,591
Charlotte-mecklenburg s School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools:

The nearest high school is Vance High School (0.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is James Martin Middle School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Nathaniel Alexander Elementary School (0.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • CharlotteNathaniel Alexander Elementary School
    0.1 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 872 students7910 Neal Rd
    CharlotteNC 28262
    (980)343-5268
    0.1PK-5872
  • CharlotteVance High School
    0.5 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 1672 students7600 Ibm Dr
    CharlotteNC 28262
    (980)343-5284
    0.59-121672
  • CharlotteJames Martin Middle School
    0.6 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 1145 students7800 Ibm Dr
    CharlotteNC 28262
    (980)343-5382
    0.66-81145
  • CharlotteTurning Point Academy
    Alternative School
    1.2 miles | Grades: 4-12 | 244 students2400 Carmine St
    CharlotteNC 28206
    (980)343-5231
    1.24-12244
  • CharlotteHidden Valley Elementary School
    2 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 946 students5100 Snow White Ln
    CharlotteNC 28213
    (980)343-6810
    2PK-5946

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