Bradford Preparatory School

  • Bradford Preparatory School serves 741 students in grades Kindergarten-9.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 52% (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 60% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 47%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Bradford Preparatory 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 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 50%.

Top Placements

Bradford Preparatory School places among the top 20% of public schools in North Carolina for:

  • Category Attribute
  • Reading Language/Arts Proficiency Highest reading language/arts proficiency (Top 20%)

School Overview

  • Bradford Preparatory School's student population of 741 students has grown by 59% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 43 teachers has grown by 48% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-9
Total Students741 students
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Total Classroom Teachers43 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Bradford Preparatory School by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Bradford Preparatory School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Bradford Preparatory School is ranked within the top 30% 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 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Bradford Preparatory School is 0.50, 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)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
52%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Bradford Preparatory School and the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of North Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Bradford Preparatory School and the percentage of 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 Ratio17:116:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Bradford Preparatory School and the average student teacher ratio of North Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Asian
4%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Bradford Preparatory School and the percentage of Asian students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
6%
16%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Bradford Preparatory School and the percentage of Hispanic students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
16%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Bradford Preparatory School and the percentage of Black students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
69%
50%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Bradford Preparatory School and the percentage of White students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
5%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Bradford Preparatory School and the percentage of students of two or more races in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Bradford Preparatory School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in NC.
Diversity Score0.500.46
This chart display the diversity score of Bradford Preparatory School and the average diversity score of North Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBradford Preparatory School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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