Charlotte Secondary

  • Charlotte Secondary serves 375 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20% (which is lower 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 37% (which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Charlotte Secondary placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in North Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 76% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 52%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Charlotte Secondary's student population of 375 students has declined by 11% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 30 teachers has declined by 16% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students375 students
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Total Classroom Teachers30 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Charlotte Secondary is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 13:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Charlotte Secondary is 0.69, which is more 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)#2033 out of 2555 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Charlotte Secondary and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
37%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio13:116:1
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
20%
17%
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Black
46%
25%
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White
24%
48%
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Two or more races
10%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Charlotte Secondary. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NC.
Diversity Score0.690.68
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Graduation Rate70-79%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
23%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Charlotte Secondary and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCharlotte Secondary School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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