The Academy of Moore County

  • The Academy of Moore County serves 246 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 70-74% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 47%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 70-74% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 47%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The Academy of Moore County placed in the top 10% of all schools in North Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 10%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 50%.

Top Placements

The Academy of Moore County places among the top 20% of public schools in North Carolina for:

School Overview

  • The Academy of Moore County's student population of 246 students has grown by 35% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 17 teachers has grown by 21% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students246 students
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Total Classroom Teachers17 teachers
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School Comparison

  • The Academy of Moore County is ranked within the top 10% of all 2,538 schools in North Carolina (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of The Academy of Moore County is 0.53, 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 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NC)
Overall School Rank#172 out of 2,538 schools
(Top 10%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of The Academy of Moore County 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 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of The Academy of Moore County 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 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
1%
3%
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Hispanic
10%
16%
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Black
15%
26%
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White
66%
50%
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Two or more races
7%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in The Academy of Moore County.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NC.
Diversity Score0.530.46
This chart display the diversity score of The Academy of Moore County and the public school average diversity score of North Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
16%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in The Academy of Moore County and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
14%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in The Academy of Moore County and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameThe Academy Of Moore County School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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Very military friendly. Teachers are fantastic. Staff is extremely caring. PTO is great and open to all suggestions. They are all about creating opportunities for family members. Every year the grades are improving more and more.
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