Alleghany High School

404 Trojan Ave

Sparta, NC 28675-9073

Tel: (336)372-4554
Grades 9-12
461 students
Alleghany High School serves 461 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the NC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 49%.
Alleghany High School operates within the Alleghany County s School District.
Alleghany County s School District's 84% graduation rate is higher than the NC state average of 76%.

School Overview

The student population of 461 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 36 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 461 students
Alleghany High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Alleghany High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 36 teachers
Alleghany High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Alleghany High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.26 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 16:1
Alleghany High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Hispanic
12%
15%
Alleghany High School Black Students (1998-2014)
White
85%
51%
Alleghany High School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
3%
4%
Alleghany High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
Diversity Score
The chance that two students selected at random would be members of a different ethnic group. Scored from 0 to 1, a diversity score closer to 1 indicates a more diverse student body.
0.26 0.45
Alleghany High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
Eligible for Free Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
44%
47%
Alleghany High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2014)
Eligible for Reduced
Lunch
Families meeting income eligibility guidelines may qualify for free and reduced price meals or free milk. These guidelines are used by schools, institutions, and facilities participating in the National School Lunch Program (and Commodity School Program), School Breakfast Program, Special Milk Program for Children, Child and Adult Care Food Program and Summer Food Service Program.
10%
7%
Alleghany High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Alleghany County s School District's student population of 1,471 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 84% has decreased from 96% over five years.
The revenue/student of $11,270 is higher than the state average of $10,864. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $11,062 is higher than the state average of $10,591. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Alleghany County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
1
Number of Students Managed 1,471 1,120
Alleghany County s School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 84% 76%
Alleghany County s School District Graduation Rate (2001-2010)
District Total Revenue $18 MM $18 MM
Alleghany County s School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $18 MM $18 MM
Alleghany County s School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $11,270 $10,864
Alleghany County s School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $11,062 $10,591
Alleghany County s School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Grayson Co. High Career & Technical Ed. (7.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Independence Middle School (7.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sparta Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • SpartaSparta Elementary School
    Grades: PK-8 | 585 students
    0.3 miles
    450 North Main St
    SpartaNC 28675
    (336)372-8546
    0.3PK-8585
  • IndependenceGrayson Co. High Career & Technical Ed.Vocational School
    Grades: 9-12
    7.6 miles
    110 Blue Devil Dr
    IndependenceVA 24348
    (276)773-2951
    7.69-12n/a
  • IndependenceIndependence Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 250 students
    7.6 miles
    915 East Main St
    IndependenceVA 24348
    (276)773-2722
    7.6KG-5250
  • IndependenceIndependence Middle School
    Grades: 6-7 | 176 students
    7.6 miles
    100 Blue Devil Dr
    IndependenceVA 24348
    (276)773-3020
    7.66-7176
  • IndependenceGrayson County High School
    Grades: 8-12 | 726 students
    7.7 miles
    110 Blue Devil Dr
    IndependenceVA 24348
    (276)773-2131
    7.78-12726

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