Phoenix Academy High School

  • Phoenix Academy High School serves 25 students in grades 8-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is <50% (which is higher 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 <50% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 3:1 is lower than the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 84% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 51%.

Top Placements

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School Overview

  • Phoenix Academy High School's student population of 25 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 9 teachers has grown by 28% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 8-12
Total Students25 students
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Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Phoenix Academy High School's student:teacher ratio of 3:1 has decreased from 4:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Phoenix Academy High School is 0.75, 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#980 out of 2,538 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)<50%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Phoenix Academy High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio3:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
4%
3%
Hispanic
28%
17%
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Black
36%
26%
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White
16%
49%
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Two or more races
16%
4%
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Diversity Score0.750.46
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Graduation Rate≥50%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
76%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
12%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameChapel Hill-Carrboro City s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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