Phillip O Berry Academy Of Technology

  • Phillip O Berry Academy Of Technology serves 1,661 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 58% (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 60% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 47%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Phillip O Berry Academy Of Technology placed in the top 30% of all schools in North Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 96% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 50%.

Top Placements

Phillip O Berry Academy Of Technology places among the top 20% of public schools in North Carolina for:

School Overview

  • Phillip O Berry Academy Of Technology's student population of 1,661 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 91 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,661 students
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Total Classroom Teachers91 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Phillip O Berry Academy Of Technology is ranked within the top 30% 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 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Phillip O Berry Academy Of Technology is 0.45, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.66. 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#516 out of 2,538 schools
(Top 30%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
58%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
60%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
5%
3%
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Hispanic
18%
16%
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Black
72%
26%
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White
4%
50%
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Two or more races
1%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Phillip O Berry Academy Of Technology.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NC.
Diversity Score0.450.66
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Graduation Rate
98%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
53%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCharlotte-mecklenburg s School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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