Challenge Charter Academy (Closed 2014)

Challenge Charter Academy served 105 students in grades 6-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was 30-39% (which was lower than the Georgia state average of 83%) for the 2012-13 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 80-89% (which was lower than the Georgia state average of 93%) for the 2012-13 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 was lower than the Georgia state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment was 76% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the Georgia state average of 60% (majority Black).

School Overview

School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students105 students
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Total Classroom Teachers12 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2013-2014 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (GA)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(12-13)
30-39%
83%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(12-13)
80-89%
93%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
n/a
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
n/a
15%
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Black
64%
37%
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White
24%
40%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
12%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Challenge Charter Academy. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in GA.
Diversity Score
0.520.69
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Graduation Rate
(12-13)
≤20%
74%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
84%
56%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Challenge Charter Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Challenge Charter Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Georgia by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNewton County School District
Source: 2013-2014 (latest school year available) NCES, GA Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Challenge Charter Academy is Newton High School (2.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Cousins Middle School (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Covington Cousins Middle School Math: 30% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 830 students
    0.1 miles
    8187 Carlton Trl Nw
    Covington, GA 30014
    (770) 786-7311
    0.1 6-8 830
  • Covington Fairview Elementary School Math: 25% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 494 students
    1.4 miles
    3325 Fairview Rd
    Covington, GA 30016
    (770) 784-2959
    1.4 PK-5 494
  • Oxford Flint Hill Elementary School Math: 29% | Reading: 29%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 1,014 student
    1.5 miles
    1300 Airport Road
    Oxford, GA 30054
    (770) 787-1330
    1.5 PK-5 1,014
  • Covington Porterdale Elementary School Math: 20-24% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 422 students
    2.2 miles
    45 Ram Dr
    Covington, GA 30014
    (770) 784-2928
    2.2 PK-5 422
  • Covington Newton College And Career Academy Alternative School
    Charter School

    2.3 miles
    144 Ram Dr
    Covington, GA 30014
    (678) 625-6769
    2.3 n/a n/a
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