River Mill Academy

1242 South Main Stre,

Graham, NC, 27253

Tel: (336)229-0909
Grades: KG-12

593 students

River Mill Academy serves 593 students in grades KG-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the NC average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 48%.
River Mill Academy operates within the River Mill Academy School District.

Overview

The student population of 593 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Charter School
Grades Offered Grades KG-12
Total Students 593 students
River Mill Academy Total Students (1999-2012)
Gender % 41% Male / 59%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 33 teachers
River Mill Academy Total Classroom Teachers (1999-2012)
Students by Grade River Mill Academy Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.40 is less than the state average of 0.89. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 15:1
River Mill Academy Student : Teacher Ratio (1999-2012)
American Indian
1%
1%
River Mill Academy American Indian (2000-2012)
Asian
1%
2%
River Mill Academy Asian (1999-2012)
Hispanic
1%
13%
River Mill Academy Hispanic (1999-2012)
Black
16%
27%
River Mill Academy Black (1999-2012)
White
76%
52%
River Mill Academy White (1999-2012)
All Ethnic Groups River Mill Academy Sch Ethnicity River Mill Academy Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.40 0.89
River Mill Academy Diversity Score (1999-2012)
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.
17%
45%
River Mill Academy Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2012)
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.
9%
8%
River Mill Academy Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 593 students has grown by 9% over five years.
School District Name River Mill Academy School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
4
Number of Students Managed 593 1,206
River Mill Academy School District Number of Students Managed (1999-2012)
District Total Revenue $4 MM n/a
River Mill Academy School District Total Revenue (1999-2009)
District Spending $4 MM n/a
River Mill Academy School District Spending (1999-2009)
District Revenue / Student $7,740 $0
River Mill Academy School District Revenue / Student (1999-2009)
District Spending / Student $7,448 $0
River Mill Academy School District Spending / Student (1999-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Graham High School (2.4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Graham Middle School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is South Graham Elementary School (0.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Graham South Graham Elementary School
    320 Ivey Rd
    Graham , NC , 27253
    (336)570-6520
    0.6  mi  |  648  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Graham Graham Middle School
    311 East Pine St
    Graham , NC , 27253
    (336)570-6460
    1.7  mi  |  648  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Graham Graham High School
    903 Trollinger Rd
    Graham , NC , 27253
    (336)570-6440
    2.4  mi  |  821  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Graham North Graham Elementary School
    1025 Trollinger Rd
    Graham , NC , 27253
    (336)578-2272
    2.5  mi  |  393  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Burlington Harvey R Newlin Elementary School
    316 Carden St
    Burlington , NC , 27215
    (336)570-6125
    2.5  mi  |  605  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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Did You Know?
Graham, NC public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.04, which is lower than the North Carolina average of 0.46. The most diverse school in Graham is South Graham Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in North Carolina or national school diversity statistics.