Winston-salem Preparatory Academy

  • Winston-salem Preparatory Academy serves 378 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 14% (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 16% (which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 10:1 is lower than the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 99% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 51%.

Top Placements

Winston-salem Preparatory Academy places among the top 20% of public schools in North Carolina for:

School Overview

  • Winston-salem Preparatory Academy's student population of 378 students has declined by 12% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has grown by 8% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students378 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Winston-salem Preparatory Academy's student:teacher ratio of 10:1 has decreased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Winston-salem Preparatory Academy is 0.41, 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#2469 out of 2,538 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
14%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
16%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio10:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
22%
17%
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Black
74%
26%
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White
1%
49%
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Two or more races
3%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Winston-salem Preparatory Academy.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NC.
Diversity Score0.410.46
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Graduation Rate≥90%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
99%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameWinston Salem/Forsyth County s 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
  • Winston Salem Homebound/ Hospital Education
    Grades: PK-12 | 31 students
    0.1 miles
    2020 E. 12th Street
    Winston Salem, NC 27101
    (336)703-4250
    0.1 PK-12 31
  • Winston Salem Ashley Academy
    Grades: PK-5 | 536 students
    0.5 miles
    1647 Ashley School Circle
    Winston Salem, NC 27105
    (336)703-4203
    0.5 PK-5 536
  • Winston-salem Cook Literacy Model School
    Grades: PK-5 | 252 students
    0.8 miles
    920 11th Street Nw
    Winston-salem, NC 27195
    (336)703-4201
    0.8 PK-5 252
  • Winston Salem J F Kennedy High School
    Grades: 6-12 | 290 students
    0.8 miles
    890 E 11th Street
    Winston Salem, NC 27101
    (336)703-4143
    0.8 6-12 290
  • Winston Salem The Arts Based School Charter School
    Grades: K-8 | 517 students
    1.3 miles
    1380 Martin Luther King Jr Dr
    Winston Salem, NC 27101
    (336)748-4116
    1.3 K-8 517

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