Grandfather Academy School District

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  • For the 2018-19 school year, there is 1 public school managed by Grandfather Academy School District serving 21 students in Banner Elk, North Carolina.
  • Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the North Carolina state average of 50%.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 5:1 is less than the state average of 16:1.

Grandfather Academy School District (2018-19)

  • School Location Grades Students
  • Banner Elk Grandfather Academy Charter School
    158 Grandfather Home Drive
    Banner Elk, NC 28604
    (828)897-4581

    Grades: 1-12 | 21 students

Overview

School District NameGrandfather Academy School District
# of Schools1
# of Students21
# of Teachers4
Student : Teacher Ratio5
# of Male Students6
% Male Students
29%
# of Female Students15
% Female Students
71%

Students by Ethnicity:

Diversity Score0.44
# of American Indian Students1
% American Indian Students
5%
# of Asian Studentsn/a
% Asian Students
n/a
# of Hispanic Studentsn/a
% Hispanic Students
n/a
# of Black Students5
% Black Students
24%
# of White Students15
% White Students
71%
# of Hawaiian Studentsn/a
% of Hawaiian Students
n/a
# of Two or more races Studentsn/a
% of Two or more races Students
n/a

Students by Grade:

# of Students in Pre-Kindergarten: -
# of Students in Kindergarten: -
# of Students in 1st Grade: -
# of Students in 2nd Grade: -
# of Students in 3rd Grade: -
# of Students in 4th Grade: -
# of Students in 5th Grade: -
# of Students in 6th Grade: -
# of Students in 7th Grade:2
# of Students in 8th Grade:2
# of Students in 9th Grade:9
# of Students in 10th Grade:5
# of Students in 11th Grade:3
# of Students in 12th Grade: -
# of Ungraded Students: -

District Comparison

  • Grandfather Academy School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 272 school districts in North Carolina (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school district's graduation rate of 50% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 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 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
47%
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 2015-16 school year data.
Graduation Rate
(11-12)
<50%
83%

Fiscal Data Comparison

  • The revenue/student of $25,118 is higher than the state average of $8,969. The school district revenue/student has declined by 41% over four school years.
  • The school district's spending/student of $25,235 is higher than the state average of $8,766. The school district spending/student has declined by 41% over four school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis School DistrictThis State (NC)
Total Revenue$854,000$8 MM
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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 2015-16 school year data.
Revenue / Student$25,118$8,969
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 2015-16 school year data.
Spending / Student$25,235$8,766
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 2015-16 school year data.
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Did You Know?
Grandfather Academy School District public schools have a diversity score of 0.44, which is lower than the North Carolina average of 0.66. The most diverse school in the district is Grandfather Academy. Read more about public school diversity statistics in North Carolina or national school diversity statistics.