The Founders Academy Charter School (e)

  • The Founders Academy Charter School (e) serves 236 students in grades 6-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the New Hampshire state average of 49%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 50-54% (which is lower than the New Hampshire state average of 59%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is higher than the New Hampshire state level of 12:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Asian and Black), which is higher than the New Hampshire state average of 14%.

School Overview

  • The Founders Academy Charter School (e)'s student population of 236 students has grown by 122% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has grown by 157% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades 6-8
Total Students236 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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Students by GradeThis chart display the students of The Founders Academy Charter School (e) by grade.

School Comparison

  • The Founders Academy Charter School (e)'s student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of The Founders Academy Charter School (e) is 0.29, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.16. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NH)
Overall School Rank#244 out of 457 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
49%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
59%
Student : Teacher Ratio13:112:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of The Founders Academy Charter School (e) and the public school average student teacher ratio of New Hampshire by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Asian
6%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in The Founders Academy Charter School (e) and the percentage of Asian public school students in New Hampshire by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Hispanic
3%
5%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in The Founders Academy Charter School (e) and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in New Hampshire by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
3%
2%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in The Founders Academy Charter School (e) and the percentage of Black public school students in New Hampshire by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
84%
86%
This chart display the percentage of White students in The Founders Academy Charter School (e) and the percentage of White public school students in New Hampshire by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
4%
3%
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in The Founders Academy Charter School (e).This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NH.
Diversity Score0.290.16
This chart display the diversity score of The Founders Academy Charter School (e) and the public school average diversity score of New Hampshire by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
8%
23%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in The Founders Academy Charter School (e) and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in New Hampshire by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameThe Founders Academy Charter School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NH Dept. of Education

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  5.00 out of 5  (2 reviews)
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Well, I really like this school because it''s really fun. I also love their theater program.
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Love love love the school. My son loves it and has really blossomed since moving from traditional public school. The staff is very friendly and definitely puts the students first. Very happy with Founders.
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