Central Academy Of Technology And Arts

  • Central Academy Of Technology And Arts serves 834 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 92% (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 94% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 51%.

School Overview

  • Central Academy Of Technology And Arts's student population of 834 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 52 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2016)
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students834 students
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Total Classroom Teachers52 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Central Academy Of Technology And Arts's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Central Academy Of Technology And Arts is 0.43, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.00. 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#8 out of 2,538 schools
(Top 1%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
92%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
94%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
11%
17%
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Black
12%
26%
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White
74%
49%
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score0.43n/a
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Graduation Rate≥95%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
16%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameUnion County Public s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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