A H Snipes Academy Of Arts/des

  • A H Snipes Academy Of Arts/des serves 371 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 30% (which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 48%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 23% (which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • A H Snipes Academy Of Arts/des 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the North Carolina state level of 16:1.

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A H Snipes Academy Of Arts/des places among the top 20% of public schools in North Carolina for:

School Overview

  • A H Snipes Academy Of Arts/des's student population of 371 students has declined by 21% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students371 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

  • A H Snipes Academy Of Arts/des is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,561 schools in North Carolina (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 14:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of A H Snipes Academy Of Arts/des is 0.32, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NC)
Overall Testing Rank#2172 out of 2561 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
30%
48%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
23%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
9%
17%
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Black
78%
26%
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White
10%
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score0.320.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
4%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNew Hanover County Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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