Tarboro High School

1400 Howard Ave

Tarboro, NC 27886-4122

Grades: 9-12

676 students

Tarboro High School serves 676 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the NC average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 74% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Tarboro High School operates within the Edgecombe County School District.
The school district's 70% graduation rate is lower than the NC state average of 74%.

Overview

The student population of 676 students has declined by 11% over five years.
The teacher population of 40 teachers has declined by 18% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 676 students
Tarboro High School Total Students (1994-2013)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 40 teachers
Tarboro High School Total Teachers (1994-2013)
Students by Grade Tarboro High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.47 is more 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 17:1 14:1
Tarboro High School Student Teacher Ratio (1994-2013)
Hispanic
6%
14%
Tarboro High School Black Students (1996-2013)
Black
68%
27%
Tarboro High School Black Students (1994-2013)
White
26%
52%
Tarboro High School White Students (1994-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Tarboro High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NC All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.47 0.45
Tarboro High School Diversity Score (1994-2013)
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.
61%
47%
Tarboro High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2013)
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.
7%
7%
Tarboro High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 6,988 students has decreased by 8% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 70% has decreased from 93% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $8,436 is less than the state average of $11,105. The district revenue/student has grown by 10% over four years.
The district spending/student of $8,372 is less than the state average of $10,880. The district spending/student has grown by 8% over four years.
School District Name Edgecombe County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
15
1
Number of Students Managed 6,988 1,330
Edgecombe County School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 70% 74%
Edgecombe County School District Graduation Rate (2001-2009)
District Total Revenue $68 MM $19 MM
Edgecombe County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $68 MM $18 MM
Edgecombe County School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,436 $11,105
Edgecombe County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,372 $10,880
Edgecombe County School District 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 Edgecombe Early College High School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is C B Martin Middle School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Stocks Elementary School (1.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • TarboroC B Martin Middle School
    400 East Johnston St
    TarboroNC 27886
    (252)641-5710
    1.2 mi | Gr. 7-8 | 364 students                      
  • TarboroStocks Elementary School
    400 Hope Lodge St
    TarboroNC 27886
    (252)823-2632
    1.4 mi | Gr. PK-3 | 572 students                      
  • TarboroNorth East Carolina Prep
    Charter School
    274 Husky Trail
    TarboroNC 27886
    (252)641-0464
    Charter School

    1.5 mi | Gr. KG-8 | 386 students                      
  • TarboroEdgecombe Early College High School
    2009 West Wilson St
    TarboroNC 27886
    (252)823-5166
    1.5 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 130 students                      
  • TarboroW A Pattillo Elementary School
    501 East Ave
    TarboroNC 27886
    (252)823-3812
    1.8 mi | Gr. 4-6 | 463 students                      

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