Durham Academy

Private School
3130 Pickett Rd
Durham, NC 27705
Durham County
(919) 489-6569

Religious Affiliation
Nonsectarian

Co-Ed Status
Coed

Associations

  • National Association of Independent Schools



Durham Academy Enrollment, Ranking, and Statistics

Durham Academy Students by Grade
PK 36
K 64
1 66
2 74
3 74
4 76
5 84
6 91
7 96
8 100
9 110
10 106
11 104
12 100

Durham Academy is a private elementary school located in Durham, NC and enrolls 1,181 students in grades Kindergarten through 8th. Durham Academy is the 5th largest private school in North Carolina and the 100th largest nationally. It has 8.0 students to every teacher.

Total Students: 1,181
Pupil/Teacher Ratio: 8:1
Full Time Teachers: 125

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Durham Academy Students by Gender

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 Male 596
(50%)
8,509
(46%)
 Female 585
(50%)
9,910
(54%)

Durham Academy Students by Ethnicity

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 White 780
(68%)
12,120
(73%)
 Two or More 154
(13%)
941
(6%)
 Black 91
(8%)
1,482
(9%)
 Asian 90
(8%)
1,236
(7%)
 Hispanic 27
(2%)
635
(4%)
 American Indian 3
(0%)
31
(0%)
 Pacific Islander 0
(0%)
90
(1%)

Durham Academy Trends Over Time

Total Students Over Time

Total Students Over Time
Year Total Students
2005 1128
2007 1135
2009 1131
2011 1145
2013 1167
2015 1181

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time

Student Teacher Ratio Over Time
Year Student Teacher Ratio
2005 10
2007 8
2009 8
2011 10
2013 9
2015 8

Compare Durham Academy to Other Elementary Schools

Student Teacher Ratio Comparison
800.0% 8.0:1
 
1,465.9% 14.7:1
 
1,598.0% 16.0:1
 

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School Type Grades Students Student Teacher Ratio Distance
Durham Academy
Durham, NC
Private PK - 12 1,181 8:1  
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Carter Community Charter
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Lerner Jewish Community Day School
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Montessori Children'S House of Durham
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Private PK - 06 135 6:1 1 miles
Just Right Academy
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Private KG - 11 61 5:1 2 miles
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Private KG - 11 60 3:1 2 miles
International Montessori School
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Private PK - 05 70 2:1 2 miles
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Private PK - 08 489 7:1 2 miles
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Public KG - 05 636 13.3:1 2 miles
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Public elementary school and private elementary school data obtained from the National Center for Education Statistics in the United States. The data displayed is from the most current sources available. For public schools this is the 2015-2016 school year. For private schools this is the 2015-2016 school year.

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