East Point Academy

  • East Point Academy serves 495 students in grades Prekindergarten-7.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 57% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 44%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 60% (which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 43%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the South Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 53% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the South Carolina state average of 49%.

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School Overview

  • East Point Academy's student population of 495 students has grown by 60% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 42 teachers has grown by 23% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-7
Total Students495 students
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Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
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School Comparison

  • East Point Academy's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 9:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of East Point Academy is 0.65, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.43. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (SC)
Overall School Rank#276 out of 1,130 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
57%
44%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of East Point Academy and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
43%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of East Point Academy and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of South Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio12:116:1
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Asian
6%
2%
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Hispanic
3%
9%
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Black
36%
34%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in East Point Academy and the percentage of Black public school students in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
47%
51%
This chart display the percentage of White students in East Point Academy and the percentage of White public school students in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
8%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in East Point Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in SC.
Diversity Score0.650.43
This chart display the diversity score of East Point Academy and the public school average diversity score of South Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
31%
64%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in East Point Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in East Point Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in South Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSC Public Charter School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, SC Dept. of Education

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