John A Holmes High School

John A Holmes High School serves 730 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the NC average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
John A Holmes High School operates within the Edenton/chowan s School District.
The school district's 74% graduation rate is equal to the NC state average of 74%.

Overview

The student population of 730 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 47 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 730 students
Gender % 56% Male / 44%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 47 teachers
Students by Grade John A Holmes High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.56 is more 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 15:1 15:1
Hispanic
2%
13%
Black
43%
27%
White
51%
52%
All Ethnic Groups John A Holmes High School Sch Ethnicity John A Holmes 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.
0.56 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.
46%
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.
7%
8%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 2,356 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 74% has decreased from 95% over five years.
School District Name Edenton/chowan s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
4
Number of Students Managed 2,356 1,682
Edenton/chowan s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 74% 74%
Edenton/chowan s School District Graduation Rate (2001-2009)
District Total Revenue $27 MM $19 MM
Edenton/chowan s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $27 MM $18 MM
Edenton/chowan s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,129 $11,105
Edenton/chowan s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,035 $10,880
Edenton/chowan 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 Perquimans County High School (11 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Chowan Middle School (10.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is White Oak Elementary School (7.2 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • EdentonWhite Oak Elementary School
    Alternative School
    111 Sandy Ridge Rd
    EdentonNC 27932
    (252)221-4078
    Alternative School

    7.2 mi | 599 students | Gr. PK-2                      
  • EdentonD F Walker Elementary School
    125 Sandy Ridge Rd
    EdentonNC 27932
    (252)221-4151
    7.2 mi | 536 students | Gr. 3-5                      
  • TynerChowan Middle School
    2845 Virginia Rd
    TynerNC 27980
    (252)221-4131
    10.7 mi | 491 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • HertfordPerquimans County High School
    305 Edenton Rd St
    HertfordNC 27944
    (252)426-5778
    11 mi | 490 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • HertfordHertford Grammar Elementary School
    603 Dobbs St
    HertfordNC 27944
    (252)426-7166
    11.2 mi | 401 students | Gr. 3-5                      

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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.