Metrolina Regional Scholars Academy

  • Metrolina Regional Scholars Academy serves 368 students in grades Kindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 97% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 47%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 94% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 47%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Metrolina Regional Scholars Academy placed in the top 1% of all schools in North Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Asian), which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 50%.

Top Placements

Metrolina Regional Scholars Academy places among the top 20% of public schools in North Carolina for:

School Overview

  • Metrolina Regional Scholars Academy's student population of 368 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 27 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
AwardsHonored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2017)
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-8
Total Students368 students
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Total Classroom Teachers27 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Metrolina Regional Scholars Academy is ranked within the top 1% of all 2,538 schools in North Carolina (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Metrolina Regional Scholars Academy is 0.59, 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 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NC)
Overall School Rank#4 out of 2,538 schools
(Top 1%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
97%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
94%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
49%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Metrolina Regional Scholars Academy and the percentage of Asian public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
4%
16%
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Black
3%
26%
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White
42%
50%
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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 Metrolina Regional Scholars Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NC.
Diversity Score0.590.46
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameMetrolina Regional Scholars Academy School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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