Williams Academy

  • Williams Academy serves 109 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 25-29% (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 20-24% (which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 17% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 51%.

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School Overview

  • Williams Academy's student population of 109 students has grown by 19% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 16 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
School TypeCharter School
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students109 students
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Total Classroom Teachers16 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Williams Academy's student:teacher ratio of 7:1 has increased from 6:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Williams Academy is 0.30, which is less 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NC)
Overall School Rank#2359 out of 2,538 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio7:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
9%
17%
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Black
7%
26%
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White
83%
49%
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Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score0.300.46
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Graduation Rate≥50%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
97%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Williams Academy and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWilliams Academy (fka Crossnore) School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Crossnore Crossnore Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 225 students
    0.4 miles
    1000 Walt Clark Road
    Crossnore, NC 28616
    (828)737-7204
    0.4 PK-5 225
  • Newland Avery County High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 385 students
    3.2 miles
    401 Avery County High School R
    Newland, NC 28657
    (828)733-0151
    3.2 9-12 385
  • Newland Avery Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 290 students
    3.3 miles
    102 Old Montezuma Road
    Newland, NC 28657
    (828)733-0145
    3.3 6-8 290
  • Newland Blue Ridge Academy Alternative School
    Grades: 6-12 | 19 students
    3.3 miles
    76 Old Montezuma Rd
    Newland, NC 28657
    (828)737-6011
    3.3 6-12 19
  • Newland Newland Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 281 students
    4.4 miles
    750 Linville Street
    Newland, NC 28657
    (828)733-4911
    4.4 PK-5 281

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