Kinston Charter Academy (Closed 2014)

2000 Martin L King Jr Blvd
Kinston, NC 28501
Kinston Charter Academy served 297 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math was ≤5% (which was lower than the North Carolina state average of 42%) for the 2012-13 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts was 15-19% (which was lower than the North Carolina state average of 45%) for the 2012-13 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 was lower than the North Carolina state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment was 99% of the student body (majority Black), which was higher than the North Carolina state average of 52% (majority Black).

School Overview

School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students297 students
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Total Classroom Teachers22 teachers
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Students by Grade This chart display the students of Kinston Charter Academy by grade.

School Rankings

Definition of Terms 2013-2014 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NC)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(12-13)
≤5%
42%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(12-13)
15-19%
45%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Kinston Charter 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 2012-13 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
4%
18%
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Black
94%
25%
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White
1%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic Groups This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Kinston Charter Academy. This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NC.
Diversity Score
0.120.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
78%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Kinston Charter Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2012-13 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameKinston Charter Academy School District
Source: 2013-2014 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Kinston Charter Academy is Kinston High School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Children's Village Academy (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Northeast Elementary School (1.0 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Kinston Northeast Elementary School Math: 24% | Reading: 24%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 477 students
    1.0 miles
    1002 E Highland Ave
    Kinston, NC 28501
    (252) 527-4166
    1 PK-5 477
  • Kinston Children's Village Academy Charter School
    Math: 15-19% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-8 | 189 students
    1.5 miles
    701 North Adkin Street
    Kinston, NC 28502
    (252) 939-1958
    1.5 K-8 189
  • Kinston Kinston High School Math: ≤5% | Reading: 15-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 714 students
    1.5 miles
    2601 N Queen St
    Kinston, NC 28501
    (252) 527-8067
    1.5 9-12 714
  • Kinston Rochelle Middle School Math: 11% | Reading: 21%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 450 students
    1.7 miles
    301 N Rochelle Blvd
    Kinston, NC 28501
    (252) 527-4290
    1.7 6-8 450
  • Kinston Lenoir County Learning Academy Alternative School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: ≤10%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-12 | 61 students
    1.8 miles
    2529 Cedar Dell Lane, Haigler-
    Kinston, NC 28504
    (252) 527-4264
    1.8 PK-12 61
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