Torchlight Academy

3211 Bramer Dr, Raleigh, NC 27604 | (919) 850-9960
  • Grades: KG-5
  • Student Enrollment: 417
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School Description

School Summary and Highlights
  • Enrolls 417 elementary school students from grades KG-5
  • 2010 Overall School AYP Met Status: Yes
Additional Contact Information
  • Mailing Address: 3211 Bramer Drive, Raleigh, NC 27604
  • Principal or Admin: Dr Cynthia Mcqueen
  • Fax: (919) 850-9961
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: Year Round
School Schedule: Semester
School District Details
  • Torchlight Academy
  • Per-Pupil Spending: $6,685
  • Students Per Teacher: 29.8
  • Enrolled Students: 417

Faculty Details and Student Enrollment

Students and Faculty
  • Total Students Enrolled: 417
  • Total Full Time "Equivalent" Teachers: 14.0
  • Average Student-To-Teacher Ratio: 29.8
Students Gender Breakdown
  • Males: 213 (51.1%)
  • Females: 204 (48.9%)
Free Lunch Student Eligibility Breakdown
  • Eligible for Reduced Lunch: 19 (4.6%)
  • Eligible for Free Lunch: 334 (80.1%)
  • Eligible for Either Reduced or Free Lunch: 353 (84.7%)
Student Enrollment Distribution by Race / Ethnicity
Torchlight Academy Student Race Distribution
  Number Percent
American Indian--
Black37489.7%
Asian--
Hispanic4310.3%
White--
Number of Students Per Grade
Number of Students Per Grade For Torchlight Academy
  Number Percent
Kindergarten6615.8%
1st Grade8420.1%
2nd Grade8319.9%
3rd Grade7918.9%
4th Grade5713.7%
5th Grade4811.5%
Source: NC Department of Education, Source: NCES 2009-2010

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Overall Rating: 5

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2 reviews for Torchlight Academy

  • Reviewed by Parent/Guardian on May 31, 2009
  • Rating: 5 (5 / 5) Flag as inappropriate
  • I think that the school is wonderful. I hope that as a parent I can do more to improve things at the school and support the staff and children who work and learn there.

Test Scores and Performance Information

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How is this determined?
The overall school rating shows that Torchlight Academy performed on average about the same as 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
201079.7%-83.0%
200969.2%-82.4%
 
Reading Test
201068.7%-67.6%
200948.7%-66.6%
 

Grade 4 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201081.0%-84.3%
200966.7%-82.7%
 
Reading Test
201073.2%-73.1%
200956.8%-70.5%
 

Grade 5 - % of students at or above proficiency

SchoolDistrictState
Math Test
201095.0%-82.3%
200988.5%-81.1%
 
Reading Test
201074.1%-72.3%
200940.7%-69.6%
 
Science Test
201048.1%-69.8%
200937.0%-61.5%
 
Source: NC Department of Education 2009-2010

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