Ledford Senior High School

Ledford Senior High School serves 1,229 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the NC average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 48%.
Ledford Senior High School operates within the Davidson County s School District.
The school district's 78% graduation rate is higher than the NC state average of 74%.

Overview

The student population of 1229 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 65 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,229 students
Ledford Senior High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 65 teachers
Ledford Senior High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Ledford Senior High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.27 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 14:1
Ledford Senior High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
1%
3%
Ledford Senior High School Asian (1995-2013)
Hispanic
8%
14%
Ledford Senior High School Hispanic (1997-2013)
Black
5%
27%
Ledford Senior High School Black (1988-2013)
White
85%
52%
Ledford Senior High School White (1988-2013)
Two or more races
1%
3%
All Ethnic Groups Ledford Senior High School Sch Ethnicity Ledford Senior 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.
0.27 0.45
Ledford Senior High School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
25%
47%
Ledford Senior High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2013)
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.
3%
7%
Ledford Senior High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 20,721 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 78% has decreased from 95% over five years.
School District Name Davidson County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
35
1
Number of Students Managed 20,721 1,203
Davidson County s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 78% 74%
Davidson County s School District Graduation Rate (2001-2009)
District Total Revenue $164 MM n/a
District Spending $182 MM n/a
District Revenue / Student $7,877 $0
Davidson County s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,735 $0
Davidson 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 Thomasville High School (5.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Ledford Middle School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Friendship Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Winston SalemFriendship Elementary School
    1490 Friendshipledford Rd
    Winston SalemNC 27107
    (336)231-8744
    0.7 mi | 496 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • ThomasvilleLedford Middle School
    3954 North Nc Hwy 109
    ThomasvilleNC 27360
    (336)476-4816
    1.3 mi | 691 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • Winston SalemOak Grove Middle School
    1771 Hoy Long Rd
    Winston SalemNC 27107
    (919)807-3300
    2.2 mi | 729 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • ThomasvilleHasty Elementary School
    325 Hasty School Rd
    ThomasvilleNC 27360
    (336)475-1924
    4.1 mi | 580 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • LexingtonMidway Elementary School
    318 Midway School Rd
    LexingtonNC 27295
    (336)764-0064
    4.6 mi | 530 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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