Star Academy

  • Star Academy serves 52 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 ≤10% (which is lower 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 74% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 51%.

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School Overview

  • Star Academy's student population of 52 students has declined by 48% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 15 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students52 students
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Total Classroom Teachers15 teachers
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School Comparison

Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NC)
Overall School Rank#2497 out of 2,538 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤10%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Star Academy 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)≤10%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Star Academy 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
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
12%
17%
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Black
56%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Star Academy and the percentage of Black public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
26%
49%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Star Academy and the percentage of White public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Star Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NC.
Diversity Score0.610.46
This chart display the diversity score of Star Academy and the public school average diversity score of North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Graduation Rate<50%
88%
Eligible for Free Lunch
92%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Star Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Star Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHarnett County s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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