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First Ward Creative Arts Academy

Charlotte, NC


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First Ward Creative Arts Academy
715 N. Caldwell St
Charlotte, NC  28202
Phone: 980-343-3343
Mecklenburg County



CarolinaSchoolHub Rating: 5 out of 10 stars
5

Grades Served: K-5
Enrollment: 662
Type: Regular School  
First Ward Creative Arts Academy

First Ward Creative Arts Academy


Metro Area Ranking

#178
Metro Area Elementary School Ranking: First Ward Creative Arts Academy is ranked #178 of 307 of the best elementary schools in Charlotte and surrounding areas (42nd percentile). Click the link to see all 307 elementary schools.


State Ranking

#811
Statewide Elementary School Ranking: First Ward Creative Arts Academy is ranked #811 out of 1468 of the best elementary schools in North Carolina (45th percentile). Click the link to see all 1468 elementary schools.


Overall, First Ward Creative Arts Academy is a 5-star school (on a scale of 1 to 10 stars) based on CarolinaSchoolHub’s analysis. The school is located in Mecklenburg County, NC. First Ward Creative Arts Academy has an enrollment of approximately 662 students and serves grades K-5. Below you’ll find information about this school’s test scores and more.

83.0
(Met Growth)
Student Growth Score: First Ward Creative Arts Academy had a Student Growth Score of 83.0. This placed First Ward Creative Arts Academy in the 67th percentile of 2322 North Carolina public schools with student growth data available. NCDPI’s growth score measures how well schools grow student achievement over time. Scores range from 50.0 to 100.0 - with 100.0 indicating the highest growth in student achievement and 50.0 indicating the lowest.  

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Please note: The state of North Carolina assigns letter grades to public schools, on an A through F scale.


North Carolina Standardized Tests
End of Grade Tests

EOG Reading Grade 3

 12% - Level 5 (Superior)
 12% - Level 5 (Superior)
 30% - Level 4 (Solid)
 30% - Level 4 (Solid)
 20% - Level 3
 20% - Level 3
 24% - Level 2
 24% - Level 2
 14% - Level 1
 14% - Level 1

EOG Reading Grade 4

 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 35% - Level 4 (Solid)
 35% - Level 4 (Solid)
 15% - Level 3
 15% - Level 3
 22% - Level 2
 22% - Level 2
 23% - Level 1
 23% - Level 1

EOG Reading Grade 5

 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 < 5% - Level 5 (Superior)
 27% - Level 4 (Solid)
 27% - Level 4 (Solid)
 12% - Level 3
 12% - Level 3
 19% - Level 2
 19% - Level 2
 37% - Level 1
 37% - Level 1

EOG Science Grade 5

 16% - Level 5 (Superior)
 16% - Level 5 (Superior)
 43% - Level 4 (Solid)
 43% - Level 4 (Solid)
 9% - Level 3
 9% - Level 3
 16% - Level 2
 16% - Level 2
 15% - Level 1
 15% - Level 1



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Student Enrollment Trend


Diversity Indicators

  
 American Indian - N/A
  
 American Indian - N/A
 
 Asian - N/A
 
 Asian - N/A
 Black - 69%
 Black - 69%
 Hispanic - 21%
 Hispanic - 21%
 Two or More Races - 3%
 Two or More Races - 3%
 White - 5%
 White - 5%

Please note: The numbers above represent combined percentages of end-of-grade and end-of-course tests taken by students at First Ward Creative Arts Academy for the 2018-2019 school year, as reported by the NCDPI. Actual percentages of students may vary somewhat from those indicated.

School test scores, student data and teacher data are from North Carolina Department of Public Instruction (NCDPI) information for the 2018-2019 school year. Rankings for First Ward Creative Arts Academy and other area schools were developed by CarolinaSchoolHub.

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