North Stanly High School

North Stanly High School serves 596 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 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%.
North Stanly High School operates within the Stanly County s School District.
The school district's 74% graduation rate is lower than the NC state average of 76%.

School Overview

The student population of 596 students has declined by 22% over five years.
The teacher population of 45 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 596 students
North Stanly High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % North Stanly High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 45 teachers
North Stanly High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade North Stanly High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.35 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
North Stanly High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
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.
0.35 0.45
North Stanly 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%
North Stanly 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.
11%
7%
North Stanly High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 8,632 students has decreased by 10% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 74% has decreased from 96% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $12,418 is higher than the state average of $10,864. The district revenue/student has grown by 56% over four years.
The district spending/student of $9,012 is less than the state average of $10,591. The district spending/student has grown by 16% over four years.
School District Name Stanly County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
21
1
Number of Students Managed 8,632 1,120
Stanly County s School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 74% 76%
Stanly County s School District Graduation Rate (2001-2010)
District Total Revenue $117 MM $18 MM
Stanly County s School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $85 MM $18 MM
Stanly County s School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $12,418 $10,864
Stanly County s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $9,012 $10,591
Stanly 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 Albemarle High School (4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is North Stanly Middle School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Richfield Elementary School (3.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • New LondonNorth Stanly Middle School
    1.4 miles | Grades: 6-8 | 556 students36605 Old Salisbury Rd
    New LondonNC 28127
    (704)961-3700
    1.46-8556
  • RichfieldRichfield Elementary School
    3.8 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 337 students120 Morgan St
    RichfieldNC 28137
    (704)961-4800
    3.8KG-5337
  • AlbemarleAlbemarle High School
    4 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 433 students311 Park Ridge Rd
    AlbemarleNC 28001
    (704)961-3000
    49-12433
  • AlbemarleCentral Elementary School
    5.2 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 578 students206 North 3rd St
    AlbemarleNC 28001
    (704)961-3200
    5.2KG-5578
  • MisenheimerGray Stone Day
    Charter School
    1 Negative Reviews
    5.6 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 408 students49464 Merner Terrace
    MisenheimerNC 28109
    (704)463-0567
    5.69-12408

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