Currituck County High School

Currituck County High School serves 1,005 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the NC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 49%.
Currituck County High School operates within the Currituck County s School District.
The school district's 78% graduation rate is higher than the NC state average of 76%.

School Overview

The student population of 1005 students has declined by 14% over five years.
The teacher population of 66 teachers has declined by 16% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,005 students
Currituck County High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Currituck County High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 66 teachers
Currituck County High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Currituck County High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.39 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 15:1 16:1
Currituck County High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
3%
15%
Currituck County High School Black Students (1993-2014)
Black
7%
26%
Currituck County High School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
77%
51%
Currituck County High School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
13%
4%
Currituck County High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Currituck County High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NC All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.39 0.45
Currituck County High School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
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.
22%
47%
Currituck County 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.
n/a
7%
Currituck County High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,898 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 78% has decreased from 94% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,304 is less than the state average of $10,864. The district revenue/student has grown by 11% over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,846 is less than the state average of $10,591. The district spending/student has grown by 17% over four years.
School District Name Currituck County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
10
1
Number of Students Managed 3,898 1,120
Currituck County s School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 78% 76%
Currituck County s School District Graduation Rate (2001-2010)
District Total Revenue $41 MM $18 MM
Currituck County s School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $39 MM $18 MM
Currituck County s School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $10,304 $10,864
Currituck County s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $9,846 $10,591
Currituck County s School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
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 The Jp Knapp Ech (i)school High School (4.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Currituck County Middle School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Central Elementary School (3.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • BarcoCurrituck County Middle School
    0.6 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 339 students4263 Caratoke Hwy
    BarcoNC 27917
    (252)453-2171
    0.66-8339
  • BarcoCentral Elementary School
    3.2 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 171 students504 Shortcut Rd
    BarcoNC 27917
    (252)453-0010
    3.2PK-5171
  • ShawboroShawboro Elementary School
    4.4 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 514 students370 Shawboro Rd
    ShawboroNC 27973
    (252)232-2237
    4.4KG-5514
  • CurrituckThe Jp Knapp Ech (i)school High School
    4.4 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 231 students2966 Caratoke Hwy
    CurrituckNC 27929
    (252)232-3107
    4.49-12231
  • Poplar BranchW T Griggs Elementary School
    7.8 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 250 students261 Poplar Branch Rd
    Poplar BranchNC 27965
    (252)453-2700
    7.8KG-5250

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