Highland Renaissance Academy



Highland Renaissance Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Highland Renaissance Academy Students by Grade
PK 0
K 87
1 75
2 102
3 83
4 72
5 80
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Highland Renaissance Academy is a public elementary school located in Charlotte, NC in the Charlotte-Mecklenburg School District. It enrolls 499 students in grades 1st through 12th. Highland Renaissance Academy is the 742nd largest public school in North Carolina and the 22,025th largest nationally. It has 15.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 499
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 31.55

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Highland Renaissance Academy Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Female 261
(52%)
51,417
(49%)
 Male 238
(48%)
53,393
(51%)

Highland Renaissance Academy Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 283
(57%)
40,499
(39%)
 Hispanic 187
(37%)
24,386
(23%)
 White 13
(3%)
30,400
(29%)
 Asian 5
(1%)
6,558
(6%)
 Two or More 4
(1%)
2,330
(2%)
 American Indian 4
(1%)
499
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 3
(1%)
138
(0%)

Highland Renaissance Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 496
(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, Highland Renaissance Academy is ranked 252nd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Highland Renaissance Academy students on free and reduced lunch assistance (99.4%) 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.

Highland Renaissance Academy Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 578
2006 574
2007 566
2008 559
2009 477
2010 462
2011 434
2012 464
2013 502
2014 502
2015 499

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 25.1
2006 N/A
2007 12.7
2008 12.9
2009 13
2010 14
2011 12.5
2012 13.7
2013 17.1
2014 15.5
2015 15.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.91176470588235
2006 0.79268292682927
2007 0.89752650176678
2008 0.86940966010733
2009 0.91404612159329
2010 0.8982683982684
2011 0.94700460829493
2012 0.96120689655172
2013 0.90637450199203
2014 0.99402390438247
2015 0.9939879759519

Compare Highland Renaissance Academy to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,465.9% 14.7:1
 
1,580.0% 15.8:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 61.1%
 
This School 99.4%
 

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