Druid Hills Academy



Druid Hills Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Druid Hills Academy Students by Grade
PK 0
K 77
1 76
2 63
3 66
4 71
5 59
6 51
7 57
8 47
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Druid Hills Academy is a public elementary school located in Charlotte, NC in the Charlotte-Mecklenburg School District. It enrolls 567 students in grades 1st through 12th. Druid Hills Academy is the 547th largest public school in North Carolina and the 16,082nd largest nationally. It has 12.3 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 567
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 12.3:1
Full Time Teachers: 46.28

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Druid Hills Academy Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 298
(53%)
53,393
(51%)
 Female 269
(47%)
51,417
(49%)

Druid Hills Academy Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 502
(89%)
40,499
(39%)
 Hispanic 33
(6%)
24,386
(23%)
 Asian 18
(3%)
6,558
(6%)
 Two or More 10
(2%)
2,330
(2%)
 White 4
(1%)
30,400
(29%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
138
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
499
(0%)

Druid Hills Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 564
(99%)
64,671
(62%)
 Not Eligible 3
(1%)
37,833
(36%)
 Reduced-Price Lunch Eligible 0
(0%)
2,306
(2%)
* School District values based on schools that reported lunch assistance data

Out of 1,517 ranked schools in North Carolina, Druid Hills Academy is ranked 159th for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Druid Hills Academy students on free and reduced lunch assistance (99.5%) is significantly higher than the state average of 61.1%. 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.

Druid Hills Academy Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 361
2006 352
2007 359
2008 396
2009 392
2010 381
2011 581
2012 645
2013 610
2014 618
2015 567

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 13.9
2006 N/A
2007 9.9
2008 10.2
2009 11.4
2010 11.5
2011 14.2
2012 13.8
2013 12.3
2014 14.2
2015 12.3

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.90304709141274
2006 0.94602272727273
2007 0.9108635097493
2008 0.88636363636364
2009 0.95663265306122
2010 0.94225721784777
2011 0.94320137693632
2012 0.97829457364341
2013 0.97540983606557
2014 0.99514563106796
2015 0.99470899470899

Compare Druid Hills Academy to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,230.0% 12.3:1
 
1,465.9% 14.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 61.1%
 
This School 99.5%
 

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