John M. Morehead Stem Academy

Grades: KG-8

1,092 students

John M. Morehead Stem Academy serves 1,092 students in grades KG-8.
The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the NC average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 92% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
John M. Morehead Stem Academy operates within the Charlotte-mecklenburg s School District.

Overview

The student population of 1092 students has grown by 48% over five years.
The teacher population of 53 teachers has grown by 12% over five years.
School Type Magnet School
Grades Offered Grades KG-8
Total Students 1,092 students
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 53 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.53 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 21:1 14:1
American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
7%
3%
Hispanic
16%
14%
Black
66%
27%
White
8%
52%
Two or more races
2%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.53 0.45
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.
45%
47%
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%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 146,708 students has grown by 8% over five years.
School District Name Charlotte-mecklenburg s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
175
1
Number of Students Managed 146,708 1,330
District Total Revenue $1,699 MM $19 MM
District Spending $1,620 MM $18 MM
District Revenue / Student $12,581 $11,105
District Spending / Student $11,995 $10,880
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 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 Students Grades
  • CharlotteNathaniel Alexander Elementary School
    7910 Neal Rd
    CharlotteNC 28262
    (980)343-5268
    0.1 mi | 869 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • CharlotteVance High School
    7600 Ibm Dr
    CharlotteNC 28262
    (980)343-5284
    0.5 mi | 1728 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • CharlotteJames Martin Middle School
    7800 Ibm Dr
    CharlotteNC 28262
    (980)343-5382
    0.6 mi | 1088 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • CharlotteTurning Point Academy
    Alternative School
    2300 West Sugar Creek Rd
    CharlotteNC 28262
    (980)343-5231
    Alternative School

    1.2 mi | 160 students | Gr. 4-12                      
  • CharlotteHidden Valley Elementary School
    5100 Snow White Ln
    CharlotteNC 28213
    (980)343-6810
    2 mi | 831 students | Gr. KG-5                      

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