Watauga Innovation Academy
Watauga Innovation Academy serves 293 students in grades 9-12.
Watauga Innovation Academy placed in the top 30% of all schools in North Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2018-19 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 55-59% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 42%) for the 2018-19 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 50-54% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2018-19 school year.
Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 52% (majority Black).
Watauga Innovation Academy ranks among the top 20% of public schools in North Carolina for:
Watauga Innovation Academy's student population of 293 students has grown by 49% over five school years.
Total Classroom Teachers
Students by Grade
Watauga Innovation Academy is ranked within the top 30% of all 2,571 schools in North Carolina (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2018-19 school year.
The diversity score of Watauga Innovation Academy is 0.17, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year Data
State Level (NC)
Overall Testing Rank
#567 out of 2571 schools
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
Student : Teacher Ratio
Two or more races
All Ethnic Groups
Eligible for Free Lunch
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
School Statewide Testing
School District Name
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education
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