Bragg Street Academy

Tel: (919)775-2686
Grades: 6-12

58 students

Bragg Street Academy serves 58 students in grades 6-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 is lower than the NC average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Bragg Street Academy operates within the Lee County s School District.

Overview

The student population of 58 students has grown by 13% over five years.
The teacher population of 10 teachers has grown by 11% over five years.
School Type Alternative school
Grades Offered Grades 6-12
Total Students 58 students
Bragg Street Academy Total Students (1996-2013)
Gender % 75% Male / 25%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 10 teachers
Bragg Street Academy Total Classroom Teachers (1996-2013)
Students by Grade Bragg Street Academy Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 6:1 has decreased from 6:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.65 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 6:1 14:1
Bragg Street Academy Student : Teacher Ratio (1996-2013)
Hispanic
20%
14%
Bragg Street Academy Hispanic (1999-2013)
Black
49%
27%
Bragg Street Academy Black (1996-2013)
White
28%
52%
Bragg Street Academy White (1996-2013)
Two or more races
3%
3%
All Ethnic Groups Bragg Street Academy Sch Ethnicity Bragg Street 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.
0.65 0.45
Bragg Street Academy Diversity Score (1996-2013)
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.
81%
47%
Bragg Street Academy Eligible for Free Lunch (1997-2013)
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.
6%
7%
Bragg Street Academy Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 9,974 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School District Name Lee County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
16
1
Number of Students Managed 9,974 1,203
Lee County s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
District Total Revenue $93 MM n/a
District Spending $91 MM n/a
District Revenue / Student $9,430 $0
Lee County s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,169 $0
Lee County s School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Lee County High School (1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Floyd L Knight Children Center (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Floyd L Knight Children Center (1.2 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • SanfordLee County High School
    1708 Nash St
    SanfordNC 27330
    (919)776-7541
    1 mi | 1413 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • SanfordLee Early College High School
    1105 Kelly Dr
    SanfordNC 27330
    (919)718-7259
    1.2 mi | 243 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • SanfordFloyd L Knight Children Center
    Special Education School
    607 West Mcintosh St
    SanfordNC 27330
    (919)774-4634
    Special Education School

    1.2 mi | 115 students | Gr. PK-12                      
  • SanfordWarren Williams Elementary Alternative
    Alternative School
    901 Lawrence St
    SanfordNC 27330
    (919)774-3529
    Alternative School

    1.6 mi | 122 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • SanfordBenjamin T Bullock Elementary School
    1410 Mcneill Rd
    SanfordNC 27330
    (919)718-0160
    2.3 mi | 664 students | Gr. KG-5                      

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