Brunswick County Academy

  • Brunswick County Academy serves 163 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 6-9% (which is lower 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 6-9% (which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 51%.

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School Overview

  • Brunswick County Academy's student population of 163 students has grown by 28% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students163 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Brunswick County Academy's student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has increased from 7:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Brunswick County Academy is 0.57, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.67. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NC)
Overall School Rank#2497 out of 2,538 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)6-9%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)6-9%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
14%
17%
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Black
23%
26%
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White
60%
49%
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Brunswick County Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NC.
Diversity Score0.570.67
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Graduation Rate40-59%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
87%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameBrunswick County s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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