E E Smith High School

E E Smith High School serves 1,037 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the NC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 49%.
E E Smith High School operates within the Cumberland County s School District.
Cumberland County s School District's 79% graduation rate is higher than the NC state average of 76%.

School Overview

The student population of 1037 students has declined by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 75 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,037 students
E E Smith High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % E E Smith High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 75 teachers
E E Smith High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade E E Smith High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.49 is more 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 14:1 16:1
E E Smith High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
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.
0.49 0.45
E E Smith 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.
60%
47%
E E Smith High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2014)
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.
7%
7%
E E Smith High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

Cumberland County s School District's student population of 51,471 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 79% has decreased from 97% over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,023 in this district is less than the state average of $10,864. The district revenue/student has grown by 19% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $9,619 is less than the state average of $10,591. The district spending/student has grown by 7% over four years.
School District Name Cumberland County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
88
1
Number of Students Managed 51,471 1,120
Cumberland County s School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 79% 76%
Cumberland County s School District Graduation Rate (2001-2014)
District Total Revenue $532 MM $18 MM
Cumberland County s School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $510 MM $18 MM
Cumberland County s School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $10,023 $10,864
Cumberland County s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,619 $10,591
Cumberland County s School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
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 Alger B. Wilkins High School Plc (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Pauline Jones Middle School (0.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Ferguson-easley Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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