Alleghany High School

404 Trojan Ave

Sparta, NC 28675-9073

Tel: (336)372-4554
Grades: 9-12

419 students

Alleghany High School serves 419 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the NC average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 16% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 48%.
Alleghany High School operates within the Alleghany County s School District.
The school district's 75% graduation rate is higher than the NC state average of 74%.

Overview

The student population of 419 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 419 students
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 35 teachers
Students by Grade Alleghany High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.28 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 12:1 15:1
Alleghany High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
13%
13%
White
84%
52%
All Ethnic Groups Alleghany High School Sch Ethnicity Alleghany 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.
0.28 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.
48%
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.
12%
8%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,341 students has grown by 44% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 75% has decreased from 96% over five years.
School District Name Alleghany County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
4
Number of Students Managed 2,341 1,682
Alleghany County s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 75% 74%
Alleghany County s School District Graduation Rate (2001-2009)
District Total Revenue $19 MM $19 MM
Alleghany County s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $18 MM $18 MM
Alleghany County s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,763 $11,105
Alleghany County s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,311 $10,880
Alleghany 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 Grayson Co. High Career & Technical Ed. (7.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Independence Middle School (7.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Sparta Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • SpartaSparta Elementary School
    450 North Main St
    SpartaNC 28675
    (336)372-8546
    0.3 mi | 645 students | Gr. PK-8                      
  • IndependenceIndependence Middle School
    100 Blue Devil Dr
    IndependenceVA 24348
    (276)773-3020
    7.6 mi | 182 students | Gr. 6-7                      
  • IndependenceGrayson Co. High Career & Technical Ed.
    Vocational School
    110 Blue Devil Dr
    IndependenceVA 24348
    (276)773-2951
    Vocational School

    7.6 mi | n/a students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • IndependenceIndependence Elementary School
    915 East Main St
    IndependenceVA 24348
    (276)773-2722
    7.6 mi | 269 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • IndependenceGrayson County High School
    110 Blue Devil Dr
    IndependenceVA 24348
    (276)773-2131
    7.7 mi | 753 students | Gr. 8-12                      

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Did You Know?
North Carolina 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 0.44, which is higher than the national average of 0.3. The most diverse school district in North Carolina is Lexington City Schools School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in North Carolina or national school diversity statistics.