Kearns Academy

1710 Mcguinn Dr.
High Point, NC 27265
(School attendance zone shown in map)
4/
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Bottom 50%
Serving 115 students in grades 9-12, Kearns Academy ranks in the bottom 50% of all schools in North Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≥50% (which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 51%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 21-39% (which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 50%).
The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the North Carolina state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 55% (majority Black and Hispanic).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 115 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 90%
  • : ≥90% (Top 30% in NC)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : ≥50% (Top 50%)
  • : 21-39% (Btm 50%)
  • : 21-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NC Dept. of Education

Top Rankings

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

School Overview

Kearns Academy's student population of 115 students has declined by 8% over five school years.
The teacher population of 12 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School Type
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
Total Students
115 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
12 teachers
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School Rankings

Kearns Academy ranks within the bottom 50% of all 2,617 schools in North Carolina (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Kearns Academy is 0.63, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (NC)
#1783 out of 2617 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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≥50%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Kearns 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 2021-22 school year data.
21-39%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Kearns 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 2021-22 school year data.
21-39%
63%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Kearns Academy and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of public schools in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
10:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
4%
4%
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Hispanic
30%
20%
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Black
52%
25%
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White
10%
45%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NC.
0.63
This chart display the diversity score of Kearns Academy and the public school average diversity score of North Carolina by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
≥90%
86%
This chart display graduation rate of Kearns Academy and public school graduation rate of North Carolina by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch (20-21)
4%
3%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kearns Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NC Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Kearns Academy's ranking?
Kearns Academy is ranked #1783 out of 2,617 schools, which ranks it among the bottom 50% of public schools in North Carolina.
What schools are Kearns Academy often compared to?
Kearns Academyis often viewed alongside schools like Middle College At Gtcc-high Point by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
≥50% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 51% NC state average), while 21-39% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 50% NC state average).
What is the graduation rate of Kearns Academy?
The graduation rate of Kearns Academy is 90%, which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 86%.
How many students attend Kearns Academy?
115 students attend Kearns Academy.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
52% of Kearns Academy students are Black, 30% of students are Hispanic, 10% of students are White, 4% of students are Asian, and 4% of students are Two or more races.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Kearns Academy?
Kearns Academy has a student ration of 10:1, which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 14:1.
What grades does Kearns Academy offer ?
Kearns Academy offers enrollment in grades 9-12
What school district is Kearns Academy part of?
Kearns Academy is part of Guilford County Schools School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • School Type: Magnet School
  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 115 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 10:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 90%
  • : ≥90% (Top 30%)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : ≥50% (Top 50%)
  • : 21-39% (Btm 50%)
  • : 21-39% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NC Dept. of Education

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