Scotland High School

1000 West Church St

Laurinburg, NC 28352-3834

Tel: (919)807-3690
Grades: 9-12

1,639 students

Scotland High School serves 1,639 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the NC average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 67% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Scotland High School operates within the Scotland County s School District.
The school district's 66% graduation rate is lower than the NC state average of 74%.

Overview

Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,639 students
Gender % n/a / n/a
Total Classroom Teachers 105 teachers
Students by Grade Scotland High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from : over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.65 is more than the state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 15:1
American Indian
14%
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
n/a
13%
Black
48%
27%
White
33%
52%
All Ethnic Groups Scotland High School Sch Ethnicity Scotland High School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.65 0.44
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.
56% 45%
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.
8% 8%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 6,730 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 66% has decreased from 95% over five years.
School District Name Scotland County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
20
4
Number of Students Managed 6,730 1,682
Scotland County s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 66% 74%
Scotland County s School District Graduation Rate (2001-2009)
District Total Revenue $84 MM $19 MM
Scotland County s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $75 MM $18 MM
Scotland County s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,959 $11,105
Scotland County s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,705 $10,880
Scotland County s School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Scotland High School Of Health (0.3 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Sycamore Lane Middle School (2.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Covington Street Elementary School (0.5 miles away)
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Did You Know?
Laurinburg, NC public schools have a diversity scoreThe 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. of 0.54, which is higher than the North Carolina average of 0.46. The most diverse school in Laurinburg is Sycamore Lane Middle School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in North Carolina or national school diversity statistics.