Global Scholars Academy

  • Global Scholars Academy serves 199 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 35-39% (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 30-34% (which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the North Carolina state level of 16:1.

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School Overview

  • Global Scholars Academy's student population of 199 students has grown by 51% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 14 teachers has grown by 7% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students199 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Global Scholars Academy's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 10:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Global Scholars Academy is 0.52, 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NC)
Overall School Rank#2297 out of 2,538 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Global Scholars Academy 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)30-34%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Global Scholars Academy and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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Hispanic
43%
17%
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Black
55%
26%
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White
n/a
49%
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Global Scholars Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NC.
Diversity Score0.520.46
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Eligible for Free Lunch
77%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Global Scholars Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameGlobal Scholars Academy School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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