Thomasboro Academy

  • Thomasboro Academy serves 705 students in grades Prekindergarten-8.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 22% (which is lower 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 19% (which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 47%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Thomasboro Academy placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in North Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 50%.

Top Placements

Thomasboro Academy places among the top 20% of public schools in North Carolina for:

School Overview

  • Thomasboro Academy's student population of 705 students has declined by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 44 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.

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Grades OfferedGrades Prekindergarten-8
Total Students705 students
This chart display total students of Thomasboro Academy by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Gender %This chart display gender of Thomasboro Academy
Total Classroom Teachers44 teachers
This chart display the total teachers of Thomasboro Academy by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Students by GradeThis chart display the students of Thomasboro Academy by grade.

School Comparison

  • Thomasboro Academy is ranked within the bottom 50% 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 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Thomasboro Academy is 0.49, 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.

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Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NC)
Overall School Rank#2338 out of 2,538 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
22%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Thomasboro 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 2015-16 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
19%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Thomasboro 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 2015-16 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Thomasboro Academy and the public school average student teacher ratio of North Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Thomasboro Academy and percentage of American Indian public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2011-12 school year data.
Asian
12%
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Thomasboro Academy and the percentage of Asian public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Hispanic
16%
16%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Thomasboro Academy and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
69%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Thomasboro Academy and the percentage of Black public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
White
2%
50%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Thomasboro Academy and the percentage of White public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
1%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Thomasboro Academy and the percentage of public school students of two or more races in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Thomasboro Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NC.
Diversity Score0.490.46
This chart display the diversity score of Thomasboro Academy and the public school average diversity score of North Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Thomasboro Academy 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 Lunchn/a
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Thomasboro Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCharlotte-mecklenburg s School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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