River Mill Academy

  • River Mill Academy serves 666 students in grades KG-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the NC average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 22% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 50%.
  • River Mill Academy operates within the River Mill Academy School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 666 students has grown by 11% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has grown by 12% over five years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades KG-12
Total Students666 students
River Mill Academy Total Students (1999-2015)
Gender %River Mill Academy Gender
Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
River Mill Academy Total Teachers (2000-2015)
Students by GradeRiver Mill Academy Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio19:116:1
River Mill Academy Student Teacher Ratio (2000-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
River Mill Academy American Indian Students (2001-2014)
Asian
1%
3%
River Mill Academy Asian Students (2005-2015)
Hispanic
2%
16%
River Mill Academy Black Students (2000-2015)
Black
15%
26%
River Mill Academy Black Students (1999-2015)
White
78%
50%
River Mill Academy White Students (1999-2015)
Two or more races
4%
4%
River Mill Academy Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsRiver Mill Academy All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNC All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.370.66
River Mill Academy Diversity Score (1999-2015)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
18%
52%
River Mill Academy Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2015)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
4%
5%
River Mill Academy Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2015)

District Comparison

  • River Mill Academy School District's student population of 666 students has grown by 11% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $7,032 in this district is less than the state average of $10,864. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,455 is higher than the state average of $10,591. The district spending/student has grown by 42% over four years.
School District NameRiver Mill Academy School District
Number of Schools
Managed
1
1
Number of Students Managed666912
River Mill Academy School District Students Managed (1999-2015)
District Total Revenue$4 MM$18 MM
River Mill Academy School District District Total Revenue (2000-2015)
District Spending$7 MM$18 MM
River Mill Academy School District District Spending (2000-2015)
District Revenue / Student$7,032$10,864
River Mill Academy School District District Revenue / Student (2000-2015)
District Spending / Student$11,455$10,591
River Mill Academy School District District Spending / Student (2000-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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