The Academy at Central



The Academy at Central Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

The Academy at Central Students by Grade
PK 0
K 0
1 0
2 0
3 0
4 0
5 0
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 37
10 33
11 36
12 36

The Academy at Central is a public high school of the Guilford County School District located in High Point, NC. It has 142 students in grades 9th through 12th. The Academy at Central is the 545th largest public high school in North Carolina and the 18,934th largest nationally. It has a student teacher ratio of 9.5 to 1.

Total Students: 142
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 9.5:1
Full Time Teachers: 15

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The Academy at Central Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 86
(61%)
12,105
(50%)
 Male 56
(39%)
12,192
(50%)

The Academy at Central Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 58
(41%)
9,859
(41%)
 Hispanic 41
(29%)
2,718
(11%)
 White 26
(18%)
9,192
(38%)
 Asian 11
(8%)
1,461
(6%)
 Two or More 6
(4%)
927
(4%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
26
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
114
(0%)

The Academy at Central Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

Outer ring represents school district
  School District*
 Free and Reduced Lunch Eligible 139
(98%)
12,828
(53%)
 Not Eligible 3
(2%)
11,469
(47%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

The Academy at Central is ranked 436th out of 646 ranked schools in North Carolina, for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of The Academy at Central students on free and reduced lunch assistance (97.9%) is significantly higher than the state average of 48.8%. This may indicate that the area has a higher level of poverty than the state average.

Students at a participating school may purchase a meal through the National School Lunch Program. Families with incomes between 130% and 185% of the federal poverty level are eligible for reduced price meals. Schools may not charge more than 40¢ for reduced-price lunches, nor more than 30¢ for reduced-price breakfasts. Students from families with incomes at or below 130% of the federal poverty level are eligible for free meals.

For 2014, a family of two needs to make an annual income below $20,449 to be eligible for free meals or below $29,100 for reduced price meals. A family of four needs to make an annual income below $31,005 for free meals or $44,122 for reduced price meals.

The Academy at Central Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2006 0
2007 0
2008 107
2009 128
2010 144
2011 140
2012 140
2013 134
2014 135
2015 142

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2006 N/A
2007 0
2008 8.9
2009 10
2010 10.7
2011 10.6
2012 9.2
2013 8.9
2014 10.3
2015 9.5

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2006
2007
2008 0.68224299065421
2009 0.71875
2010 0.70833333333333
2011 0.85
2012 0.80714285714286
2013 0.76865671641791
2014 0.97777777777778
2015 0.97887323943662

Compare The Academy at Central to Other High Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
950.0% 9.5:1
 
1,497.0% 15.0:1
 
1,636.7% 16.4:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 48.3%
 
State Average 48.8%
 
This School 97.9%
 

Top Nearby High Schools

School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
The Academy at Central
High Point, NC
Public 09 - 12 142 9.5:1  
Hayworth Christian School
High Point, NC
Private PK - 12 98 8:1 1 miles
High Point Central High School
High Point, NC
Public 09 - 12 1,442 15.2:1 1 miles
High Point Christian Academy
High Point, NC
Private PK - 12 651 12:1 1 miles
Penn-Griffin Schools
High Point, NC
Public 06 - 12 644 13.5:1 2 miles
Middle College Gtcc High Point
High Point, NC
Public 09 - 13 129 12.3:1 2 miles
Wesleyan Christian Academy
High Point, NC
Private TK - 12 997 13:1 3 miles
T Wingate Andrews High School
High Point, NC
Public 09 - 12 863 13:1 3 miles
Brittain Academy
High Point, NC
Private 01 - 12 116 11:1 3 miles
Westchester Country Day School
High Point, NC
Private PK - 12 422 12:1 4 miles
Thomasville High School
Thomasville, NC
Public 09 - 12 706 15.1:1 5 miles
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