Charlotte Lab School

  • Charlotte Lab School serves 292 students in grades Kindergarten-4.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 55-59% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 47%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 65-69% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 47%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Charlotte Lab School placed in the top 20% of all schools in North Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 38% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 50%.

Top Placements

Charlotte Lab School places among the top 20% of public schools in North Carolina for:

School Overview

  • Charlotte Lab School's student population of 292 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 19 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-4
Total Students292 students
Total Classroom Teachers19 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Charlotte Lab School by grade.

School Comparison

  • Charlotte Lab School is ranked within the top 20% of all 2,538 schools in North Carolina (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Charlotte Lab School is 0.56, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NC)
Overall School Rank#410 out of 2,538 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
47%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
47%
Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
Asian
2%
3%
Hispanic
9%
16%
Black
23%
26%
White
62%
50%
Two or more races
4%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Charlotte Lab School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NC.
Diversity Score0.560.46
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCharlotte Lab School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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