Carter Parramore Academy

Tel: (850)627-6030
  • Carter Parramore Academy serves 189 students in grades 4-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the FL average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 60%.
  • Carter Parramore Academy operates within the Gadsden School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 189 students has grown by 6% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 14 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
School Type Alternative school
Grades Offered Grades 4-12
Total Students 189 students
Carter Parramore Academy Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Carter Parramore Academy Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 14 teachers
Carter Parramore Academy Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Carter Parramore Academy Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.20 is less than the state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (FL) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 14:1 16:1
Carter Parramore Academy Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Hispanic
11%
31%
Carter Parramore Academy Black Students (1988-2015)
Black
89%
23%
Carter Parramore Academy Black Students (1988-2015)
White
n/a
40%
Carter Parramore Academy White Students (1990-2013)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Carter Parramore Academy Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
n/a
3%
Carter Parramore Academy Two Or More Races Students (2012-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Carter Parramore Academy All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown FL All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.20 0.46
Carter Parramore Academy Diversity Score (1988-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
74%
53%
Carter Parramore Academy Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
5%
Carter Parramore Academy Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

  • Gadsden School District's student population of 5,857 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,511 in this district is less than the state average of $12,021. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,274 is less than the state average of $12,230. The district spending/student has grown by 6% over four years.
School District Name Gadsden School District
Number of Schools
Managed
23
22
Number of Students Managed 5,857 10,184
Gadsden School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $57 MM $122 MM
Gadsden School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $62 MM $125 MM
Gadsden School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,511 $12,021
Gadsden School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $10,274 $12,230
Gadsden School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, FL Dept. of Education

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