Piedmont Community Charter School

Serves grades KG - 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 2018 – 2019 school year [note on school closures TBD].
  • Expenditures: 2018
  • Educational Environment: 2018 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
119 E. 2nd Avenue
Gastonia, NC 28052
Phone
(704) 853-2428
District
PIEDMONT COMMUNITY CHARTER
County
GASTON COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
Yes
Students Enrolled
1355
Classroom Teachers
78

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to North Carolina

9

(10 is best)

Better than 84.8% of NC schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

9

(10 is best)

Piedmont Community Charter School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 3

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
47%
45%
52%
45%
42%
44%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 4

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
60%
42%
62%
44%
57%
40%
60%
42%
62%
44%
57%
40%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 5

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
60%
42%
57%
41%
62%
42%
60%
42%
57%
41%
62%
42%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 6

80 60 40 20 0
70%
45%
72%
49%
67%
41%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 7

70 60 50 40 30 20 10 0
80 60 40 20 0
57%
46%
62%
48%
52%
44%
57%
46%
62%
48%
52%
44%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 8

80 60 40 20 0
62%
39%
67%
43%
57%
34%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Grade 10

60 50 40 30 20 10 0
52%
50%
52%
50%
52%
50%
    Proficiency in Reading and Math
    Proficiency in Reading
    Proficiency in Math
School
State

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

20 17.5 15 12.5 10 7.5 5 2.5 0
17
17
15
16
    AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL
    AVG FOR DISTRICT
    AVG FOR STATE
    AVG FOR NATION
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Kindergarten 109 8.0%
Grade 1 108 8.0%
Grade 2 108 8.0%
Grade 3 109 8.0%
Grade 4 108 8.0%
Grade 5 109 8.0%
Grade 6 112 8.3%
Grade 7 113 8.3%
Grade 8 113 8.3%
Grade 9 104 7.7%
Grade 10 97 7.2%
Grade 11 88 6.5%
Grade 12 77 5.7%
Total 1355 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 64.9% 64.9% 49.1%
Black 18.0% 18.0% 25.9%
Hispanic 15.2% 15.2% 19.8%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 2.0% 2.0% 3.7%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.0% 0.0% 1.4%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED UNREPORTED UNREPORTED 54.9%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED UNREPORTED 50.8%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE UNREPORTED UNREPORTED 4.1%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION UNREPORTED 10,488,084
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) UNREPORTED 212
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW UNREPORTED 5.9%
5-19 YEARS OLD UNREPORTED 19.3%
20-44 YEARS OLD UNREPORTED 32.7%
45-64 YEARS OLD UNREPORTED 26.3%
65 OR OLDER UNREPORTED 15.9%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households UNREPORTED 3,965,482
Single Parent Households With Children UNREPORTED 11.0%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma UNREPORTED 87.8%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree UNREPORTED 31.3%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more UNREPORTED 10.5%
$100,000 - $149,999 UNREPORTED 13.1%
$75,000 - $99,999 UNREPORTED 12.4%
$50,000 - $74,999 UNREPORTED 18.0%
$30,000 - $49,999 UNREPORTED 19.1%
$15,000 - $29,999 UNREPORTED 15.3%
$15,000 or less UNREPORTED 11.4%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $4,300 $5,680,000 50.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $336 $444,000 3.9%
Staff $304 $402,000 3.5%
General Administration $61 $81,000 0.7%
School Administration $572 $755,000 6.6%
Operation $598 $790,000 7.0%
Transportation $2 $3,000 0.0%
Other $428 $566,000 5.0%
Total Support $2,302 $3,041,000 26.8%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,998 $2,639,000 23.2%
Total Expenditures $8,600 $11,360,000 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,802 $9,059,674,000 56.0%
Support Expenditures
Student $509 $795,465,000 4.9%
Staff $316 $493,610,000 3.1%
General Administration $146 $228,611,000 1.4%
School Administration $573 $894,498,000 5.5%
Operation $744 $1,162,232,000 7.2%
Transportation $392 $611,849,000 3.8%
Other $294 $459,181,000 2.8%
Total Support $2,975 $4,645,446,000 28.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,579 $2,465,278,000 15.2%
Total Expenditures $10,355 $16,170,398,000 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $7,069 $358,201,987,000 50.3%
Support Expenditures
Student $716 $36,303,849,544 5.1%
Staff $569 $28,839,133,000 4.1%
General Administration $233 $11,807,269,000 1.7%
School Administration $680 $34,450,660,000 4.8%
Operation $1,094 $55,418,509,000 7.8%
Transportation $494 $25,019,268,456 3.5%
Other $430 $21,796,799,000 3.1%
Total Support $4,216 $213,635,488,000 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,767 $140,198,177,000 19.7%
Total Expenditures $14,052 $712,035,652,000 100.0%