School Of Inquiry And Life Sciences

  • School Of Inquiry And Life Sciences serves 351 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 65-69% (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 80-84% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 33% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 51%.

School Overview

  • School Of Inquiry And Life Sciences's student population of 351 students has grown by 29% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 14 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students351 students
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Total Classroom Teachers14 teachers
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School Comparison

  • School Of Inquiry And Life Sciences's student:teacher ratio of 25:1 has increased from 22:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of School Of Inquiry And Life Sciences is 0.51, 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#232 out of 2,538 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)80-84%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio25:116:1
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
9%
17%
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Black
18%
26%
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White
67%
49%
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score0.510.46
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Graduation Rate≥95%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
19%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAsheville City s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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