Jay M Robinson High School

300 Pitts School Rd Sw,

Concord, NC, 28027-

Tel: (704)788-4500
Grades: 9-12

1,454 students

Jay M Robinson High School serves 1,454 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the NC average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 40% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 48%.
Jay M Robinson High School operates within the Cabarrus County s School District.
The school district's 80% graduation rate is higher than the NC state average of 74%.

Overview

The student population of 1454 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 91 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,454 students
Jay M Robinson High School Total Students (2002-2012)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 91 teachers
Jay M Robinson High School Total Classroom Teachers (2002-2012)
Students by Grade Jay M Robinson High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.59 is less than the state average of 0.64. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 15:1
Jay M Robinson High School Student : Teacher Ratio (2002-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
2%
Jay M Robinson High School Asian (2002-2012)
Hispanic
15%
13%
Jay M Robinson High School Hispanic (2002-2012)
Black
19%
27%
Jay M Robinson High School Black (2002-2012)
White
60%
52%
Jay M Robinson High School White (2002-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Jay M Robinson High School Sch Ethnicity Jay M Robinson 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.
0.59 0.64
Jay M Robinson High School Diversity Score (2002-2012)
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.
29%
45%
Jay M Robinson High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2003-2012)
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%
Jay M Robinson High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 29,200 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 80% has decreased from 96% over five years.
School District Name Cabarrus County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
38
4
Number of Students Managed 29,200 1,593
Cabarrus County s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 80% 74%
Cabarrus County s School District Graduation Rate (2001-2009)
District Total Revenue $265 MM $19 MM
Cabarrus County s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $284 MM $18 MM
Cabarrus County s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,452 $11,105
Cabarrus County s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,149 $10,880
Cabarrus 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 Stonewall Jackson School (3.5 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Harold Winkler Middle School (2.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Pitts School Road Elementary School (1.2 miles away)
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