Research Triangle Charter School

2418 Ellis Rd, Durham, NC 27703 | (919) 957-7108
  • Grades: KG-8
  • Student Enrollment: 658
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4 out of 5 | 1 Review
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 658 elementary school students from grades KG-8
  • 2010 Overall School AYP Met Status: Yes
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 2418 Ellis Road, Durham, NC 27703
  • Principal or Admin: Ms Terri Gullick
  • Fax: (919) 957-9698
  • Website: researchtriangle.heritageacademies.com
School Operational Details
  • Title I Eligible
    All students of this school are eligible for participation in authorized programs.
  • Charter School
Additional School Details
Date School Opened: 30-JUN-99
School Calendar Description: Traditional
School Schedule: Semester
School District Details

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 658
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 36.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 18.3
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 334 (50.8%)
  • Females: 324 (49.2%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 100 (15.2%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 214 (32.5%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 314 (47.7%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Research Triangle Charter School Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian10.2%
Black56686.0%
Asian81.2%
Hispanic456.8%
White385.8%
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Research Triangle Charter School
  Number Percent
Kindergarten7511.4%
1st Grade8112.3%
2nd Grade8212.5%
3rd Grade8112.3%
4th Grade8512.9%
5th Grade6910.5%
6th Grade7912.0%
7th Grade538.1%
8th Grade538.1%
Source: NC Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 4

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  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on August 24, 2009
  • Rating: 4 (4 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • the school is a very good school. how ever the end of the day is very chaotic. i think they can find a better way to dismiss the students.

Test Scores and Performance Information

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The overall school rating shows that Research Triangle Charter School performed on average worse than many other schools across the state on EOG state exams in the following subjects:
  • Math
  • Reading
  • Science
AYP Information (2010)
Overall AYP Met: Yes

EOG - Test Proficiency by Grade and Subject

Grade 3 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201061.8%-83.0%
200967.1%-82.4%
 
Reading Test
201053.9%-67.6%
200945.6%-66.6%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201072.7%-84.3%
200973.3%-82.7%
 
Reading Test
201057.1%-73.1%
200971.7%-70.5%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201081.5%-82.3%
200950.0%-81.1%
 
Reading Test
201064.6%-72.3%
200948.5%-69.6%
 
Science Test
201055.4%-69.8%
200931.4%-61.5%
 

Grade 6 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201059.4%-81.1%
200967.3%-78.7%
 
Reading Test
201055.1%-76.6%
200961.8%-72.2%
 

Grade 7 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201085.4%-80.8%
200976.8%-79.1%
 
Reading Test
201059.6%-67.6%
200960.7%-65.7%
 

Grade 8 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201093.9%-84.6%
200977.6%-81.2%
 
Reading Test
201053.1%-70.3%
200942.9%-67.5%
 
Science Test
201053.1%-73.5%
200944.9%-68.3%
 
Source: NC Department of Education 2009-2010

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