Maureen Joy Charter School

  • Maureen Joy Charter School serves 639 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 46% (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 35% (which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the North Carolina state level of 16:1.

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Maureen Joy Charter School places among the top 20% of public schools in North Carolina for:

School Overview

  • Maureen Joy Charter School's student population of 639 students has grown by 33% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 51 teachers has grown by 37% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students639 students
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Total Classroom Teachers51 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Maureen Joy Charter School's student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Maureen Joy Charter School is 0.53, 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#1545 out of 2,538 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Maureen Joy Charter School 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)
35%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Maureen Joy Charter School 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 Ratio13:116:1
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
55%
17%
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Black
42%
26%
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White
n/a
49%
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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Diversity Score0.530.46
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Eligible for Free Lunch
80%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Maureen Joy Charter School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Maureen Joy Charter School 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 NameMaureen Joy Charter School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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