Parkland High School

Parkland High School serves 1,259 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the NC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 84% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 49%.
Parkland High School operates within the Winston Salem/forsyth County s School District.
Winston Salem/forsyth County s School District's 78% graduation rate is higher than the NC state average of 76%.

School Overview

The student population of 1259 students has declined by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 86 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,259 students
Parkland High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Parkland High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 86 teachers
Parkland High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Parkland 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 0.66 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 15:1 16:1
Parkland High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
1%
3%
Parkland High School Asian Students (1991-2014)
Hispanic
34%
15%
Parkland High School Black Students (1996-2014)
Black
45%
26%
Parkland High School Black Students (1990-2014)
White
16%
51%
Parkland High School White Students (1990-2014)
Two or more races
4%
4%
Parkland 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.
0.66 0.45
Parkland 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.
69%
47%
Parkland High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
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.
6%
7%
Parkland High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Winston Salem/forsyth County s School District's student population of 53,413 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 78% has decreased from 94% over five years.
The revenue/student of $11,311 is higher than the state average of $10,864. The district revenue/student has grown by 30% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $11,290 is higher than the state average of $10,591. The district spending/student has grown by 13% over four years.
School District Name Winston Salem/forsyth County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
81
1
Number of Students Managed 53,413 1,120
Winston Salem/forsyth County s School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 78% 76%
Winston Salem/forsyth County s School District Graduation Rate (2001-2010)
District Total Revenue $597 MM $18 MM
Winston Salem/forsyth County s School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $596 MM $18 MM
Winston Salem/forsyth County s School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $11,311 $10,864
Winston Salem/forsyth County s School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $11,290 $10,591
Winston Salem/forsyth 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 Main Street Academy (1.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Philo-hill Magnet Academy (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Konnoak Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Winston SalemPhilo-hill Magnet Academy
    Grades: 6-8 | 531 students
    0.6 miles
    410 Haverhill St
    Winston SalemNC 27127
    (336)703-4165
    0.66-8531
  • Winston SalemKonnoak Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 698 students
    0.7 miles
    3200 Renon Rd
    Winston SalemNC 27127
    (336)703-4163
    0.7PK-5698
  • Winston SalemGriffith Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 537 students
    1 miles
    1385 West Clemmonsville Rd
    Winston SalemNC 27127
    (336)771-4544
    1PK-5537
  • Winston SalemMain Street AcademyAlternative School
    Grades: 6-12 | 59 students
    1.1 miles
    2700 South Main St
    Winston SalemNC 27127
    (336)771-4580
    1.16-1259
  • Winston SalemCarter High SchoolSpecial Education School
    Grades: 9-12 | 164 students
    1.2 miles
    851 Highland Court
    Winston SalemNC 27101
    (336)771-4590
    1.29-12164

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