Scale School serves 14 students in grades 6-12.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤10% (which is lower 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 11-19% (which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 1:1 is lower than the North Carolina state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 93% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 52% (majority Black).

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School Overview

Scale School's student population of 14 students has declined by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 13 teachers has grown by 18% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 6-12
Total Students
14 students
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Gender %
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Total Classroom Teachers
13 teachers
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Students by Grade
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School Rankings

The diversity score of Scale School is 0.25, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
This School
State Level (NC)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
≤10%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Scale School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
(16-17)
11-19%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Scale 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 Ratio
1:1
15:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Scale School and the public school average student teacher ratio of North Carolina by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Scale School and percentage of American Indian public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Asian
n/a
4%
Hispanic
n/a
18%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Scale School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
86%
25%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Scale School and the percentage of Black public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
White
7%
48%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Scale School and the percentage of White public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
All Ethnic Groups
This chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Scale School.
This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NC.
Diversity Score
0.25
This chart display the diversity score of Scale School and the public school average diversity score of North Carolina by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
79%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Scale School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2017-18 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch (13-14)
4%
7%
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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Quick Stats (2022)

  • School Type: Alternative school
  • Grades: 6-12
  • Students: 14 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 1:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 93%
  • Math Proficiency
    : ≤10%
  • Reading Proficiency
    : 11-19%
  • Diversity Score
    : 0.25 (Btm 50% in NC)

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