A.c.e. Academy

  • A.c.e. Academy serves 311 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 15-19% (which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 47%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 25-29% (which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 47%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • A.c.e. Academy placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in North Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 21:1 is higher than the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 50%.

School Overview

  • A.c.e. Academy's student population of 311 students has grown by 98% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 15 teachers has grown by 114% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students311 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Comparison

  • A.c.e. Academy is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,538 schools in North Carolina (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 21:1 has decreased from 22:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of A.c.e. Academy is 0.48, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NC)
Overall School Rank
78%
37%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of A.c.e. Academy and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of A.c.e. Academy and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of North Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio21:116:1
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
8%
16%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in A.c.e. Academy and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
70%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in A.c.e. Academy and the percentage of Black public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
15%
50%
This chart display the percentage of White students in A.c.e. Academy and the percentage of White public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
6%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in A.c.e. Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NC.
Diversity Score0.480.46
This chart display the diversity score of A.c.e. Academy and the public school average diversity score of North Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
16%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in A.c.e. Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
17%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in A.c.e. Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameA.c.e. Academy School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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