East Carteret High School

East Carteret High School serves 577 students in grades 6 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the NC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 49%.
East Carteret High School operates within the Carteret County School District.

School Overview

The student population of 577 students has declined by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 44 teachers has declined by 12% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-12
Total Students 577 students
East Carteret High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % East Carteret High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 44 teachers
East Carteret High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade East Carteret High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.29 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
East Carteret High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
Hispanic
2%
15%
East Carteret High School Black Students (1991-2014)
Black
10%
26%
East Carteret High School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
84%
51%
East Carteret High School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
4%
4%
East Carteret High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups East Carteret 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.
0.29 0.45
East Carteret 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.
34%
47%
East Carteret 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.
7%
7%
East Carteret High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 8,428 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,312 is less than the state average of $10,864. The district revenue/student has grown by 13% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,913 is higher than the state average of $10,591. The district spending/student has grown by 25% over four years.
School District Name Carteret County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
17
1
Number of Students Managed 8,428 1,120
Carteret County School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
District Total Revenue $87 MM $18 MM
Carteret County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $92 MM $18 MM
Carteret County School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $10,312 $10,864
Carteret County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $10,913 $10,591
Carteret County 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 Coastal Academy For Technology And Scien (7.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Beaufort Middle School (4.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Tiller School (3.8 miles away)
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  • BeaufortTiller School
    Charter School
    3.8 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 194 students1950 Hwy 70e
    BeaufortNC 28516
    (252)728-1995
    3.8KG-5194
  • BeaufortBeaufort Elementary School
    4.6 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 425 students110 Carraway Dr
    BeaufortNC 28516
    (252)728-3316
    4.6PK-5425
  • BeaufortBeaufort Middle School
    4.6 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 273 students100 Carraway Dr
    BeaufortNC 28516
    (252)728-4520
    4.66-8273
  • SmyrnaSmyrna Elementary School
    5.4 miles | Grades: PK-8 | 310 students174 Marshallberg Rd
    SmyrnaNC 28579
    (252)729-2301
    5.4PK-8310
  • Morehead CityCoastal Academy For Technology And Scien
    Charter School
    7.3 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 43 students1108 Bridges St
    Morehead CityNC 28557
    (252)726-1601
    7.39-1243

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