Matthews Charter Academy

  • Matthews Charter Academy serves 547 students in grades Kindergarten-6.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 53% (which is higher 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 53% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 51%.

School Overview

  • Matthews Charter Academy's student population of 547 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 33 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-6
Total Students547 students
Total Classroom Teachers33 teachers

School Comparison

  • Matthews Charter Academy's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Matthews Charter Academy is 0.59, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.00. 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--
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
47%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
53%
46%
Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
3%
3%
Hispanic
15%
17%
Black
23%
26%
White
58%
49%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Matthews Charter Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NC.
Diversity Score0.59n/a
Eligible for Free Lunch
27%
53%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
11%
4%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMatthews Charter Academy School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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