Graham High School

Graham High School serves 821 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the NC average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 72% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Graham High School operates within the Alamance-burlington s School District.
The school district's 72% graduation rate is lower than the NC state average of 74%.

Overview

The student population of 821 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 48 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 821 students
Graham High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 48 teachers
Graham High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Graham High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.69 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
Graham High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
Graham High School Asian (1994-2012)
Hispanic
32%
13%
Graham High School Hispanic (1990-2012)
Black
36%
27%
Graham High School Black (1988-2012)
White
28%
52%
Graham High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Graham High School Sch Ethnicity Graham 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.
0.69 0.89
Graham 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.
58%
45%
Graham 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.
6%
8%
Graham High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 22,835 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 72% has decreased from 94% over five years.
School District Name Alamance-burlington s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
35
4
Number of Students Managed 22,835 1,206
Alamance-burlington s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 72% 74%
Alamance-burlington s School District Graduation Rate (2001-2009)
District Total Revenue $196 MM n/a
Alamance-burlington s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $188 MM n/a
Alamance-burlington s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,675 $0
Alamance-burlington s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,339 $0
Alamance-burlington 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 Hugh M Cummings High School (1.4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Graham Middle School (1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is North Graham Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Graham North Graham Elementary School
    1025 Trollinger Rd
    Graham , NC , 27253
    (336)578-2272
    0.2  mi  |  393  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Graham Graham Middle School
    311 East Pine St
    Graham , NC , 27253
    (336)570-6460
    1  mi  |  648  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Burlington Broadview Middle School
    2229 Broadview Dr
    Burlington , NC , 27217
    (336)570-6195
    1.1  mi  |  679  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Burlington R Homer Andrews Elementary School
    2630 Buckingham Rd
    Burlington , NC , 27217
    (336)570-6170
    1.3  mi  |  597  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Burlington Hugh M Cummings High School
    2200 North Mebane St
    Burlington , NC , 27217
    (336)570-6100
    1.4  mi  |  870  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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Graham, 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 0.04, which is lower than the North Carolina average of 0.46. The most diverse school in Graham is South Graham Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in North Carolina or national school diversity statistics.