Central Park School For Child

  • Central Park School For Child serves 594 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 53% (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 63% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Central Park School For Child 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 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 52%.

Top Placements

Central Park School For Child places among the top 20% of public schools in North Carolina for:

School Overview

  • Central Park School For Child's student population of 594 students has grown by 62% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 43 teachers has grown by 34% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students594 students
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Total Classroom Teachers43 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Central Park School For Child is ranked within the top 30% of all 2,555 schools in North Carolina (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Central Park School For Child is 0.64, 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 School Rank (16-17)#598 out of 2555 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
63%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
3%
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Hispanic
10%
17%
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Black
26%
25%
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White
53%
48%
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Two or more races
9%
4%
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Diversity Score0.640.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCentral Park School For Children School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

  • The nearest high school, middle school and elementary school to Central Park School For Child is Durham School Of The Arts (0.3 miles away)
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