Artspace Charter School

  • Artspace Charter School serves 401 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 52% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 62% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Artspace Charter School placed in the top 30% of all schools in North Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 52%.

Top Placements

Artspace Charter School places among the top 20% of public schools in North Carolina for:

School Overview

  • Artspace Charter School's student population of 401 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has grown by 9% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students401 students
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Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Artspace Charter School is ranked within the top 30% of all 2,555 schools in North Carolina (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Artspace Charter School is 0.27, 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 School Rank (16-17)#628 out of 2555 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
62%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio11:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
8%
17%
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Black
1%
25%
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White
85%
48%
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Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score0.270.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
15%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameArtspace Charter School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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  • Swannanoa Community High School Alternative School
    Grades: 9-12 | 141 students
    1.5 miles
    235 Old Us 70
    Swannanoa, NC 28778
    (828)686-7734
    1.5 9-12 141
  • Swannanoa Williams Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 446 students
    1.6 miles
    161 Bee Tree Road
    Swannanoa, NC 28778
    (828)686-3856
    1.6 K-5 446
  • Swannanoa Owen Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 524 students
    3.2 miles
    730 Old Us 70
    Swannanoa, NC 28778
    (828)686-7739
    3.2 6-8 524
  • Asheville Bell Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 290 students
    3.4 miles
    90 Maple Springs Road
    Asheville, NC 28805
    (828)298-3789
    3.4 K-5 290
  • Black Mountain Owen High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 768 students
    3.6 miles
    99 Lake Eden Road
    Black Mountain, NC 28711
    (828)686-3852
    3.6 9-12 768

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