Morehead Stem Academy

  • Morehead Stem Academy serves 1,161 students in grades KG-8.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the NC average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 50%.
  • Morehead Stem Academy operates within the Charlotte-mecklenburg s School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1161 students has grown by 6% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 64 teachers has grown by 20% over five years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades KG-8
Total Students1,161 students
Morehead Stem Academy Total Students (1999-2015)
Gender %Morehead Stem Academy Gender
Total Classroom Teachers64 teachers
Morehead Stem Academy Total Teachers (2000-2015)
Students by GradeMorehead Stem Academy Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
Morehead Stem Academy Student Teacher Ratio (2000-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Morehead Stem Academy American Indian Students (1999-2014)
Asian
8%
3%
Morehead Stem Academy Asian Students (1999-2015)
Hispanic
15%
16%
Morehead Stem Academy Black Students (1999-2015)
Black
68%
26%
Morehead Stem Academy Black Students (1999-2015)
White
7%
50%
Morehead Stem Academy White Students (1999-2015)
Two or more races
2%
4%
Morehead Stem Academy Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsMorehead Stem Academy All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNC All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.510.66
Morehead Stem Academy Diversity Score (1999-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
99%
52%
Morehead Stem Academy Eligible for Free Lunch (2002-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
n/a
5%
Morehead Stem Academy Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2002-2014)

District Comparison

  • Charlotte-mecklenburg s School District's student population of 145,636 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $15,899 is higher than the state average of $10,864. The district revenue/student has grown by 60% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $10,588 is less than the state average of $10,591. The district spending/student has grown by 5% over four years.
School District NameCharlotte-mecklenburg s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
166
1
Number of Students Managed145,636912
Charlotte-mecklenburg s School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
District Total Revenue$2,297 MM$18 MM
Charlotte-mecklenburg s School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$1,530 MM$18 MM
Charlotte-mecklenburg s School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$15,899$10,864
Charlotte-mecklenburg s School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$10,588$10,591
Charlotte-mecklenburg s School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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