Nc Connections Academy

  • Nc Connections Academy serves 1,748 students in grades Kindergarten-10.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 34% (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 58% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 31:1 is higher than the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 41% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 51%.

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School Overview

  • Nc Connections Academy's student population of 1,748 students has grown by 17% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 56 teachers has grown by 33% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-10
Total Students1,748 students
Total Classroom Teachers56 teachers
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Nc Connections Academy by grade.

School Comparison

  • Nc Connections Academy's student:teacher ratio of 31:1 has decreased from 36:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Nc Connections Academy is 0.61, 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#1444 out of 2,538 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
34%
47%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
46%
Student : Teacher Ratio31:116:1
American Indian
1%
1%
Asian
2%
3%
Hispanic
11%
17%
Black
13%
26%
White
59%
49%
Two or more races
14%
4%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Nc Connections Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NC.
Diversity Score0.610.46
Eligible for Free Lunch
34%
53%
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
10%
4%
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameNC Connections Academy School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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