Phoenix Academy High School

Serves grades 8 - 12

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2017 – 2018 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2016
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
750 S Merritt Mill Rd
Chapel Hill, NC 27516
Phone
(919) 918-2300
District
CHAPEL HILL-CARRBORO CITY SCHOOLS
County
ORANGE COUNTY
Type of School
Other
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
28
Classroom Teachers
7

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to North Carolina

1

(10 is best)

Better than 5.0% of NC schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

1

(10 is best)

Phoenix Academy High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 11

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
11%
38%
18%
50%
4%
26%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
4
14
15
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 8 0 0.0%
Grade 9 3 10.7%
Grade 10 7 25.0%
Grade 11 11 39.3%
Grade 12 7 25.0%
Total 28 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 20.8% 54.4% 49.9%
Black 25.0% 12.0% 26.3%
Hispanic 54.2% 18.1% 18.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.0% 15.3% 3.6%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.2% 1.4%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 89.3% 25.4% 56.0%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 89.3% 22.5% 52.3%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 0.0% 2.8% 3.8%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 88,583 10,488,084
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 1,423.2 212
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 3.7% 5.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD 22.5% 19.3%
20-44 YEARS OLD 41.6% 32.7%
45-64 YEARS OLD 21.2% 26.3%
65 OR OLDER 10.9% 15.9%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 31,536 3,965,482
Single Parent Households With Children 7.4% 11.0%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 95.2% 87.8%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 71.7% 31.3%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 24.7% 10.5%
$100,000 - $149,999 12.1% 13.1%
$75,000 - $99,999 9.9% 12.4%
$50,000 - $74,999 14.1% 18.0%
$30,000 - $49,999 15.7% 19.1%
$15,000 - $29,999 12.1% 15.3%
$15,000 or less 11.3% 11.4%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,773 $94,169,895 59.4%
Support Expenditures
Student $949 $11,497,135 7.2%
Staff $571 $6,917,665 4.4%
General Administration $212 $2,568,380 1.6%
School Administration $599 $7,256,885 4.6%
Operation $884 $10,709,660 6.8%
Transportation $289 $3,501,235 2.2%
Other $466 $5,645,590 3.6%
Total Support $3,970 $48,096,550 30.3%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,344 $16,282,560 10.3%
Total Expenditures $13,086 $158,536,890 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,645 $8,769,617,826 55.5%
Support Expenditures
Student $490 $761,365,230 4.8%
Staff $311 $482,897,130 3.1%
General Administration $139 $215,714,020 1.4%
School Administration $540 $838,895,218 5.3%
Operation $722 $1,121,679,749 7.1%
Transportation $371 $576,159,820 3.6%
Other $300 $465,716,669 2.9%
Total Support $2,872 $4,462,514,818 28.2%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,660 $2,579,333,401 16.3%
Total Expenditures $10,177 $15,811,614,905 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,838 $346,122,956,267 50.6%
Support Expenditures
Student $679 $34,352,975,349 5.0%
Staff $546 $27,656,793,506 4.0%
General Administration $224 $11,359,077,651 1.7%
School Administration $657 $33,237,901,128 4.9%
Operation $1,054 $53,333,273,914 7.8%
Transportation $473 $23,948,272,674 3.5%
Other $420 $21,254,923,139 3.1%
Total Support $4,053 $205,142,872,671 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,612 $132,190,575,207 19.3%
Total Expenditures $13,503 $683,455,649,655 100.0%