Ardrey Kell High School

  • Ardrey Kell High School serves 2,876 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 84% (which is higher 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 84% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 47%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Ardrey Kell High School placed in the top 5% of all schools in North Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 5%, and reading proficiency is top 5%) 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 38% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 50%.

Top Placements

Ardrey Kell High School places among the top 20% of public schools in North Carolina for:

School Overview

  • Ardrey Kell High School's student population of 2,876 students has grown by 14% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 135 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students2,876 students
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Total Classroom Teachers135 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Ardrey Kell High School is ranked within the top 5% 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 increased from 20:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Ardrey Kell High School is 0.57, 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
2%
37%
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
84%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
84%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio21:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
16%
3%
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Hispanic
8%
16%
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Black
12%
26%
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White
62%
50%
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Ardrey Kell High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NC.
Diversity Score0.570.46
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Graduation Rate
98%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
7%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCharlotte-mecklenburg s School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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