Wheatmore High School

3678 Finch Farm Rd

Trinity, NC 27370

Tel: (336)476-1500
Grades: 9-12

840 students

Wheatmore High School serves 840 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the NC average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 48%.
Wheatmore High School operates within the Randolph County s School District.
The school district's 69% graduation rate is lower than the NC state average of 74%.

Overview

The student population of 840 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 50 teachers has grown by 11% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 840 students
Wheatmore High School Total Students (2010-2013)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 50 teachers
Students by Grade Wheatmore High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.13 is less 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 17:1 15:1
Hispanic
2%
13%
Black
1%
27%
White
93%
52%
All Ethnic Groups Wheatmore High School Sch Ethnicity Wheatmore 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.
0.13 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.
28%
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.
7%
8%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 18,704 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 69% has decreased from 94% over five years.
School District Name Randolph County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
31
4
Number of Students Managed 18,704 1,682
Graduation Rate 69% 74%
Randolph County s School District Graduation Rate (2001-2009)
District Total Revenue $167 MM $19 MM
Randolph County s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $184 MM $18 MM
Randolph County s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,664 $11,105
Randolph County s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,573 $10,880
Randolph County s School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2013 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Trinity High School (4.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Liberty Drive Elementary School (4.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hopewell Elementary School (2.6 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • TrinityHopewell Elementary School
    6294 Welborn Rd
    TrinityNC 27370
    (336)861-2030
    2.6 mi | 654 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • ThomasvilleFair Grove Elementary School
    217 Cedar Lodge Rd
    ThomasvilleNC 27360
    (336)472-7020
    4.2 mi | 543 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • ThomasvilleBrier Creek Elementary School
    175 Watford Rd
    ThomasvilleNC 27360
    (336)474-8200
    4.6 mi | 366 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • ThomasvilleThomasville Primary
    915 East Sunrise Ave
    ThomasvilleNC 27360
    (336)474-4160
    4.6 mi | 866 students | Gr. PK-3                      
  • TrinityTrinity High School
    5746 Trinity High School Rd
    TrinityNC 27370
    (336)861-6870
    4.8 mi | 694 students | Gr. 9-12                      

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Did You Know?
Randolph County, 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 0.37, which is lower than the North Carolina average of 0.44. The most diverse school district in Randolph County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in North Carolina or national school diversity statistics.