Parkland High School

Tel: (336)771-4700
Grades: 9-12

1,372 students

Parkland High School serves 1,372 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is higher than the NC average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 85% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Parkland High School operates within the Forsyth 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 1372 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 86 teachers has declined by 7% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,372 students
Parkland High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 86 teachers
Parkland High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Parkland High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.65 is more 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
Parkland High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
1%
2%
Parkland High School Asian (1989-2012)
Hispanic
28%
13%
Parkland High School Hispanic (1995-2012)
Black
50%
27%
Parkland High School Black (1988-2012)
White
15%
52%
Parkland High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Parkland High School Sch Ethnicity Parkland 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.
0.65 0.64
Parkland High School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
65%
45%
Parkland High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2012)
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.
7%
8%
Parkland High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 56,156 students has grown by 8% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 0% has decreased from 94% over five years.
School District Name Forsyth County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
81
4
Number of Students Managed 56,156 1,593
Forsyth County s School District Number of Students Managed (1987-2012)
Graduation Rate 78% 74%
Forsyth County s School District Graduation Rate (2001-2009)
District Total Revenue $573 MM $19 MM
Forsyth County s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $567 MM $18 MM
Forsyth County s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,081 $11,105
Forsyth County s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,962 $10,880
Forsyth County 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 Griffith Alternative School (1.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Philo Middle School (0.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Konnoak Elementary School (0.7 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Winston-salem Philo Middle School
    410 Haverhill St
    Winston-salem , NC , 27127
    (336)771-4570
    0.6  mi  |  264  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Winston-salem Konnoak Elementary School
    3200 Renon Rd
    Winston-salem , NC , 27127
    (336)771-4567
    0.7  mi  |  703  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Winston-salem Griffith Elementary School
    1385 West Clemmonsville Rd
    Winston-salem , NC , 27127
    (336)771-4544
    1  mi  |  585  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Winston-salem Griffith Alternative School
    Alternative School
    1401 West Clemmonsville Rd
    Winston-salem , NC , 27127
    (336)771-4580
    Alternative School
    1.1  mi  |  25  students  |  Gr.  6-12
  • Winston-salem Carter Vocational High School
    Special Education School
    2700 South Main St
    Winston-salem , NC , 27127
    (336)771-4590
    Special Education School
    1.2  mi  |  167  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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