Saint Stephens High School

3205 34th St Dr Ne,

Hickory, NC, 28601-7702

Tel: (828)256-9841
Grades: 9-12

1,232 students

Saint Stephens High School serves 1,232 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the NC average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 48%.
Saint Stephens High School operates within the Catawba County s School District.

Overview

The student population of 1232 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 70 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Awards Honored for National Blue Ribbon Award Blue Ribbon School (2003)
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,232 students
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 70 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.53 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 18:1
15:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
4%
2%
Hispanic
19%
13%
Black
6%
27%
White
66%
52%
Unknown
5%
5%
All Ethnic Groups
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. 0.53
0.64
Eligible for Free LunchFamilies 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. 36%
45%
Eligible for Reduced
LunchFamilies 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%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 17,355 students has grown by 0% over five years.
School District Name Catawba County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
28
n/a
Number of Students Managed 17,355
n/a
Graduation Rate n/a
n/a
District Total Revenue n/a
n/a
District Spending n/a
n/a
District Revenue / Student n/a
n/a
District Spending / Student n/a
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School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2034 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Hickory High School (4 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Harry M Arndt Middle School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Snow Creek Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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