Croatan High School

1 Cougar Ln,

Newport, NC, 28570-5560

Tel: (252)393-7022
Grades: 7-12

870 students

Croatan High School serves 870 students in grades 7-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the NC average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Black), which is less than the state average of 48%.
Croatan High School operates within the Carteret County Public s School District.
The school district's 77% graduation rate is higher than the NC state average of 74%.

Overview

The student population of 870 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 53 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 870 students
Croatan High School Total Students (1999-2012)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 53 teachers
Croatan High School Total Classroom Teachers (1999-2012)
Students by Grade Croatan 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 0.26 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
Croatan High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1999-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
2%
Croatan High School Asian (1999-2012)
Hispanic
3%
13%
Croatan High School Hispanic (1999-2012)
Black
2%
27%
Croatan High School Black (1999-2012)
White
86%
52%
Croatan High School White (1999-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Croatan High School Sch Ethnicity Croatan 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.
0.26 0.64
Croatan High School Diversity Score (1999-2012)
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.
19%
45%
Croatan High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1999-2012)
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.
4%
8%
Croatan High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 8,670 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 77% has decreased from 95% over five years.
School District Name Carteret County Public s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
16
4
Number of Students Managed 8,670 1,593
Carteret County Public s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 77% 74%
Carteret County Public s School District Graduation Rate (2001-2009)
District Total Revenue $105 MM $19 MM
Carteret County Public s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $96 MM $18 MM
Carteret County Public s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $12,317 $11,105
Carteret County Public s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,263 $10,880
Carteret County Public 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 West Carteret High School (6.4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Broad Creek Middle School (2.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Newport Elementary School (2.8 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Newport Broad Creek Middle School
    2382 Hwy 24
    Newport , NC , 28570
    (252)247-3135
    2.6  mi  |  644  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Newport Newport Elementary School
    219 Chatham St
    Newport , NC , 28570
    (252)223-4201
    2.8  mi  |  794  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Newport Newport Middle School
    500 East Chatham St
    Newport , NC , 28570
    (252)223-3482
    2.8  mi  |  493  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Newport Bogue Sound Elementary School
    3323 Hwy 24
    Newport , NC , 28570
    (252)393-1279
    4.5  mi  |  447  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Morehead City West Carteret High School
    4700 Country Club Rd
    Morehead City , NC , 28557
    (252)726-1176
    6.4  mi  |  1190  students  |  Gr.  9-12

School Reviews

  • Recommended March 29, 2014 - If you aren't from around here you are called "off" and ostracized by the student body and teachers. They bully you into conforming - STEPFORD WIVES! The dress code is CONFUSING! If you are liked you can wear whatever you want. If you are "off" or not liked by the administration/faculty, you are harassed. Academics are tough but my child who was a B student before is now all As and not because the school made her better but because she finds the classes much easier! - Posted by Parent

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