Bruns Academy

  • Bruns Academy serves 622 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 9% (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 8% (which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Bruns 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 2017-18 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the North Carolina state level of 16:1.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Bruns Academy's student population of 622 students has declined by 18% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 53 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students622 students
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Total Classroom Teachers53 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Bruns Academy 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 12:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Bruns Academy is 0.28, 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#2544 out of 2561 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
9%
48%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
8%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
4%
3%
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Hispanic
10%
17%
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Black
86%
26%
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White
n/a
49%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score0.280.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
2%
7%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCharlotte-Mecklenburg Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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    1.2 miles
    2701-b Freedom Dr
    Charlotte, NC 28208
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  • Charlotte Northwest School Of The Arts Magnet School
    Grades: 6-12 | 1,083 student
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  • Charlotte Walter G Byers School
    Grades: PK-8 | 357 students
    1.3 miles
    1415 Hamilton St
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  • Charlotte Phillip O Berry Academy Of Technology Magnet School
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    1.5 miles
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