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  • For the 2020 school year, there is 1 public school in Grandfather Academy School District, serving 22 students.
  • Public school in Grandfather Academy School District have an average math proficiency score of 50% (versus the North Carolina public school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 50% (versus the 46% statewide average). This district's average school ranking is in the top 50% of public schools in North Carolina.
  • The top ranked public school in Grandfather Academy School District is Grandfather Academy. Overall school rank is based on a school's combined math and reading proficiency test score ranking.
  • Minority enrollment is 27% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the North Carolina public school average of 52% (majority Black).
  • The student:teacher ratio of 4:1 is less than the North Carolina public school average of 16:1.

Overview

School District NameGrandfather Academy School District
School District Websitehttp://64 Grandfather Home Dr
School District Phone Number(828)897-4500
School District Grades Offered01 - 12
2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (NC)
# of Schools1 School2,691 Schools
# of Students22 Students1,553,334 Students
# of Teachers5 Teachers99,422 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio4:116:1

District Comparison

  • Grandfather Academy School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 282 school districts in North Carolina (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-2017 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 50% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictState Average (NC)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
47%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Grandfather Academy  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of NC by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
46%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Grandfather Academy  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of NC by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate
(11-12)
<50%
83%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.450.68
# of American Indian Studentsn/a20,234 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# of Asian Studentsn/a51,717 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
4%
# of Hispanic Students2 Students271,377 Students
% Hispanic Students
9%
18%
# of Black Students1 Student393,741 Students
% Black Students
4%
25%
# of White Students16 Students749,630 Students
% White Students
73%
48%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a2,149 Students
% of Hawaiian Students
n/an/a
# of Two or more races Students3 Students66,132 Students
% of Two or more races Students
14%
4%

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: - 18,734
# of Students in Kindergarten: - 115,168
# of Students in 1st Grade: - 115,683
# of Students in 2nd Grade: - 117,119
# of Students in 3rd Grade: - 121,308
# of Students in 4th Grade: - 122,953
# of Students in 5th Grade: - 123,129
# of Students in 6th Grade: - 120,029
# of Students in 7th Grade:1117,179
# of Students in 8th Grade:5110,307
# of Students in 9th Grade:8130,053
# of Students in 10th Grade:3120,963
# of Students in 11th Grade:4114,911
# of Students in 12th Grade:1105,294
# of Ungraded Students: - 504

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $25,118 is higher than the state average of $9,334. The school district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $25,235 is higher than the state average of $9,122. The school district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (NC)
Total Revenue$854,000$8 MM
This chart display total revenue of Grandfather Academy  School District and average revenue for each school distric in NC by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending$858,000$8 MM
This chart display total spending of Grandfather Academy  School District and average spending for each school distric in NC by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Revenue / Student$25,118$9,334
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Grandfather Academy  School District and average revenue per public school student in NC by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Spending / Student$25,235$9,122
This chart display average spending per public school student in Grandfather Academy  School District and average spending per public school student in NC by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.

Grandfather Academy School District Public Schools (2020)

  • School (Math/Reading Proficiency) Location
    Grades
    Students
  • Grandfather Academy Charter School
    Math: <50% | Reading: <50%
    Rank: Top 50%
    64 Grandfather Home Drive
    Banner Elk, NC 28604
    (828)897-4500

    Grades: 1-12 | 22 students
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