Douglass Academy

Douglass Academy serves 179 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
Douglass Academy 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 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 20-29% (which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 42%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 30-39% (which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the North Carolina state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 52% (majority Black).

Top Rankings

Douglass Academy ranks among the top 20% of public schools in North Carolina for:

School Overview

Douglass Academy's student population of 179 students has grown by 35% over five school years.
The teacher population of 10 teachers has grown by 66% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students179 students
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Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
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School Rankings

Douglass Academy is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,571 schools in North Carolina (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Douglass Academy is 0.22, 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 Testing Rank
#1968 out of 2571 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
20-29%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
30-39%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
4%
18%
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Black
88%
25%
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White
2%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.220.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
93%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (15-16)
5%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDouglass Academy School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school and middle school to Douglass Academy is Cabarrus Charter Academy (0.0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Aristotle Preparatory Academy (0.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Charlotte Aristotle Preparatory Academy Charter School
    Math: 20-29% | Reading: 30-39%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 124 students
    0.0 miles
    8101 Fallsdale Drive
    Charlotte, NC 28214
    (704) 215-4550
    0 K-5 124
  • Concord Cabarrus Charter Academy Charter School
    Math: 25% | Reading: 38%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-11 | 960 students
    0.0 miles
    355 Poplar Crossing Dr Nw
    Concord, NC 28027
    (704) 789-2500
    0 K-11 960
  • Raleigh Central Wake Charter High School Charter School
    Math: 11-19% | Reading: ≤20%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 177 students
    0.0 miles
    1425 Rock Quarry Road
    Raleigh, NC 27610
    (919) 521-5067
    0 9-12 177
  • Charlotte Charlotte Choice Charter Charter School
    Math: ≤5% | Reading: 20-24%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 206 students
    0.0 miles
    3118 Milton Road, Suite A
    Charlotte, NC 28215
    (980) 272-8308
    0 K-8 206
  • Creedmoor Falls Lake Academy Charter School
    Math: 56% | Reading: 59%
    Rank
    9/
    10
    Top 20%
    Grades: K-11 | 955 students
    0.0 miles
    1701 East Lyon Station Road
    Creedmoor, NC 27522
    (919) 964-9003
    0 K-11 955

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