Grandfather Academy is a school servicing grades 1 to 12 and is located in the district of "Grandfather Academy" in Banner Elk, NC. There are a total of 23 students and 6 teachers at Grandfather Academy, for a student to teacher ratio of 4 to 1. There are a total of 19 free lunch students and 3 reduced lunch students.
Grandfather Academy has an average proficiency test score (in mathematics and languages) of 50.0%, which is 15% higher than the North Carolina average.
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Advanced placement (AP) is a program that offers high school students the ability to take college level courses and exams. These programs were created to be at the same level of most first year university courses. If the students were successful in the AP programs, they could potentially receive advanced placement, credit or exemptions when they go on to university. At Grandfather Academy, there are a total of n/a students enrolled in advanced placement courses, with n/a taking some courses.
The proficiency in math and languages tables represent the percentage of students that scored at or above the proficiency level on their standardized state assessment tests. Although these tests are standardized within each state, the tests may vary from state to state. Comparing the results of one state to another may not always be an accurate or fair comparison.
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|Hispanic or Latino||8.7%||8.7%||14.5%||23.6%|
|American Indian and Alaskan||0.0%||0.0%||1.5%||1.2%|
|Banner Elk Elementary||50%||2.5||Banner Elk, NC|
|Valle Crucis Elementary||61%||5.6||Valle Crucis, NC|
|Newland Elementary||40%||7.0||Newland, NC|
|Blue Ridge Academy||50%||7.3||Newland, NC|
|Avery Middle School||44%||7.3||Newland, NC|
|Avery County High||35%||7.5||Newland, NC|
|Avery High Stem Academy||70%||7.5||Newland, NC|
|Blowing Rock Elementary||71%||7.7||Blowing Rock, NC|
|Freedom Trail Elementary||50%||8.4||Elk Park, NC|
|Cranberry Middle School||58%||8.4||Elk Park, NC|
|Crossnore Elementary||67%||9.7||Crossnore, NC|
|Riverside Elementary||45%||9.9||Newland, NC|
|Statistic||Banner Elk||North Carolina||National|
|Population density (sq mi)||657||181||91|
|Married (15yrs & older)||33%||57%||55%|
|Index||Banner Elk||North Carolina||National|
|Completed 8th grade||91.0%||83.4%||84.3%|
|Completed high school||91.0%||81.9%||83.0%|
|Completed some college||79.0%||59.9%||59.4%|
|Completed associate degree||54.1%||38.1%||38.5%|
|Completed professional degree||4.7%||2.9%||3.3%|