School Details

Whitewater Academy

11600 White Rapids Road, Charlotte, NC 28214
(980) 343-0003
3

(out of 10)

Public Grades PK-5 695 students 14 students/teacher (NC avg is 15)

Test Scores by grade

41%
50%
47%
25%
47%
45%

End of Grade Tests (EOG)

In 2011-2012 North Carolina used End-of-Grade (EOG) tests to assess students in grades 3 through 8 and 10 in reading and math, and grades 5, 8, and 10 in science. The EOG is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of North Carolina. Students must pass the grade 8 EOG test in order to graduate from high school. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level on the tests.
  • This school in 2013
  • Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools average
  • North Carolina state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

26%
52%
48%
23%
45%
44%

End of Grade Tests (EOG)

In 2011-2012 North Carolina used End-of-Grade (EOG) tests to assess students in grades 3 through 8 and 10 in reading and math, and grades 5, 8, and 10 in science. The EOG is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of North Carolina. Students must pass the grade 8 EOG test in order to graduate from high school. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level on the tests.
  • This school in 2013
  • Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools average
  • North Carolina state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

34%
51%
48%
32%
41%
40%
34%
47%
45%

End of Grade Tests (EOG)

In 2011-2012 North Carolina used End-of-Grade (EOG) tests to assess students in grades 3 through 8 and 10 in reading and math, and grades 5, 8, and 10 in science. The EOG is a standards-based test, which means it measures how well students are mastering specific skills defined for each grade by the state of North Carolina. Students must pass the grade 8 EOG test in order to graduate from high school. The goal is for all students to score at or above the proficient level on the tests.
  • This school in 2013
  • Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools average
  • North Carolina state average

% scale represents number of student who met or exceeded standards

About this school

Whitewater Academy is a public elementary school. The principal of Whitewater Academy is Ms Anne Elizabeth Thompson, who can be contacted at p318@cms.k12.nc.us. 695 children attend Whitewater Academy and are mostly Black, non-Hispanic; Asian; and Asian/Pacific Islander. 92% of the 695 students here get reduced lunch prices. The ratio of students to teachers at Whitewater Academy is 14:1. Ida Rankin Elementary School is one of the nearest elementary schools.

Student Ethnicities

Ethnicity School District
Black, non-Hispanic 61% 42%
Asian 6% 5%
Asian/Pacific Islander 5% 5%
Hispanic 19% 18%
White, non-Hispanic 12% 32%
Native American or Native Alaskan 1% 0.5%
Multiracial 1% 3%
American Indian/Alaskan Native 0.9% 0.5%
Pacific Islander 0% 0%
Native Hawaiian or Other Pacific Islander 0% %

Student Subgroups

Subgroup School District
Students eligible for free or reduced-price lunch program 92% 57%

Community ratings & reviews

  • (2 years ago)

    My child has gone to Whitewater for 2years now. The first year it was great!!! But once they close Paw Tuckett and all those student came from over the bridge it just lost it high standards to me! It is not diverse as it once was -(

  • (3 years ago)

    i am really pleased this year with all the staff and most of all the new principal she is the best and my children love going there this year thanks so much whitewater academy staff and mrs.thomas for doing a great job.

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