Seventy-first High School

Seventy-first High School serves 1,707 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the NC average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Seventy-first High School operates within the Cumberland County s School District.
The school district's 76% graduation rate is higher than the NC state average of 74%.

Overview

The student population of 1707 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 99 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,707 students
Seventy-first High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 99 teachers
Seventy-first High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Seventy-first High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.54 is less than the state average of 0.89. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 17:1 15:1
Seventy-first High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
2%
Seventy-first High School Asian (1988-2012)
Hispanic
13%
13%
Seventy-first High School Hispanic (1988-2012)
Black
65%
27%
Seventy-first High School Black (1988-2012)
White
12%
52%
Seventy-first High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Seventy-first High School Sch Ethnicity Seventy-first 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.
0.54 0.89
Seventy-first High School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
44%
45%
Seventy-first High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2012)
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%
Seventy-first High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 53,048 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 76% has decreased from 96% over five years.
School District Name Cumberland County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
86
4
Number of Students Managed 53,048 1,682
Cumberland County s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 76% 74%
Cumberland County s School District Graduation Rate (2001-2009)
District Total Revenue $474 MM $19 MM
Cumberland County s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $506 MM $18 MM
Cumberland County s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,738 $11,105
Cumberland County s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,317 $10,880
Cumberland 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 Westover High School (3.3 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Seventy-first Classical Middle School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Loyd E Auman Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Fayetteville Seventy-first Classical Middle School
    6830 Raeford Rd
    Fayetteville , NC , 28304
    (910)864-0092
    0.2  mi  |  542  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Fayetteville Loyd E Auman Elementary School
    6882 Raeford Rd
    Fayetteville , NC , 28304
    (910)868-8153
    0.3  mi  |  595  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Fayetteville Brentwood Elementary School
    1115 Bingham Dr
    Fayetteville , NC , 28304
    (910)864-5310
    1.2  mi  |  523  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Fayetteville Cliffdale Elementary School
    6450 Cliffdale Rd
    Fayetteville , NC , 28304
    (910)864-3442
    1.5  mi  |  712  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Fayetteville Lewis Chapel Middle School
    2150 Skibo Rd
    Fayetteville , NC , 28304
    (910)864-1407
    1.9  mi  |  851  students  |  Gr.  6-8

School Reviews

  • Recommended July 27, 2013 - I went to school hear for two and a half years. Things started to slowly get better but there is still room for improvement. Many of the children are very disrespectful and do not listen to an authority figure. - Posted by Student/Alumni
  • Recommended May 16, 2011 - Coaches don;t have confidence in their players. Teacher's aren't teaching. They just print off worksheets all the time, and call that teaching. Principle doesn't do her job well. - Posted by Student/Alumni

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Did You Know?
Fayetteville, 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 0.48, which is higher than the North Carolina average of 0.46. The most diverse school in Fayetteville is Sherwood Park Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in North Carolina or national school diversity statistics.