River Oaks Academy



River Oaks Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

River Oaks Academy Students by Grade
PK 0
K 87
1 100
2 99
3 111
4 105
5 110
6 0
7 0
8 0
9 0
10 0
11 0
12 0

River Oaks Academy is a public elementary school located in Charlotte, NC in the Charlotte-Mecklenburg School District. It enrolls 612 students in grades 1st through 12th. River Oaks Academy is the 445th largest public school in North Carolina and the 12,881st largest nationally. It has 17.8 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 612
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 17.8:1
Full Time Teachers: 34.33

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River Oaks Academy Students by Gender

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  School District
 Male 351
(57%)
53,393
(51%)
 Female 261
(43%)
51,417
(49%)

River Oaks Academy Students by Ethnicity

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  School District
 Black 422
(69%)
40,499
(39%)
 White 78
(13%)
30,400
(29%)
 Hispanic 70
(11%)
24,386
(23%)
 Asian 20
(3%)
6,558
(6%)
 Two or More 15
(2%)
2,330
(2%)
 Pacific Islander 4
(1%)
138
(0%)
 American Indian 3
(0%)
499
(0%)

River Oaks Academy Free and Reduced Lunch Assistance

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  School District*
 Free Lunch Eligible 609
(100%)
64,671
(62%)
 Not Eligible 3
(0%)
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, River Oaks Academy is ranked 121st for total students on lunch assistance.

The percentage of River Oaks 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.

River Oaks Academy Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2009 554
2010 603
2011 629
2012 593
2013 625
2014 611
2015 612

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2009 17.9
2010 16.6
2011 15.4
2012 15.1
2013 18.6
2014 16.8
2015 17.8

Lunch Assistance Over Time

Lunch Assitance Over Time
Year Lunch Assitance
2009 0.63176895306859
2010 0.68822553897181
2011 0.68044515103339
2012 0.72512647554806
2013 0.7296
2014 0.99509001636661
2015 0.99509803921569

Compare River Oaks Academy to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
1,465.9% 14.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 
1,780.0% 17.8:1
 
Free and Reduced Lunch Comparison
National Average 55.7%
 
State Average 61.1%
 
This School 99.5%
 

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