Reid Park Academy



Reid Park Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Reid Park Academy Students by Grade
PK 4
K 126
1 131
2 90
3 100
4 81
5 68
6 82
7 53
8 80
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

Reid Park Academy is a public elementary school located in Charlotte, NC in the Charlotte-Mecklenburg School District. It enrolls 815 students in grades 1st through 12th. Reid Park Academy is the 126th largest public school in North Carolina and the 4,009th largest nationally. It has 15.7 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 815
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 15.7:1
Full Time Teachers: 51.96

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Reid Park Academy Students by Gender

Outer ring represents school district
  School District
 Male 449
(55%)
53,393
(51%)
 Female 366
(45%)
51,417
(49%)

Reid Park Academy Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 682
(84%)
40,499
(39%)
 Asian 60
(7%)
6,558
(6%)
 Hispanic 58
(7%)
24,386
(23%)
 White 10
(1%)
30,400
(29%)
 Two or More 5
(1%)
2,330
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
138
(0%)
 American Indian 0
(0%)
499
(0%)

Reid Park Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 781
(96%)
64,671
(62%)
 Not Eligible 34
(4%)
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, Reid Park Academy is ranked 33rd for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of Reid Park Academy students on free and reduced lunch assistance (95.8%) 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.

Reid Park Academy Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 426
2006 525
2007 547
2008 587
2009 558
2010 434
2011 689
2012 756
2013 777
2014 855
2015 815

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 12.2
2006 N/A
2007 12.7
2008 12.6
2009 12.4
2010 11.3
2011 13.6
2012 14.2
2013 13.9
2014 16.5
2015 15.7

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2005 0.92018779342723
2006 0.88952380952381
2007 0.91224862888483
2008 0.89608177172061
2009 0.93906810035842
2010 0.91935483870968
2011 0.94339622641509
2012 0.95634920634921
2013 0.92277992277992
2014 0.9625730994152
2015 0.95828220858896

Compare Reid Park Academy to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,465.9% 14.7:1
 
1,570.0% 15.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 61.1%
 
This School 95.8%
 

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