Grimsley High School

Grimsley High School serves 1,733 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the NC average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Grimsley High School operates within the Guilford County s School District.
The school district's 80% graduation rate is higher than the NC state average of 74%.

Overview

The student population of 1733 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 95 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,733 students
Grimsley High School Total Students (1994-2012)
Gender % 47% Male / 53%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 95 teachers
Grimsley High School Total Classroom Teachers (1994-2012)
Students by Grade Grimsley High School 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 0.62 is less than the state average of 0.89. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 15:1
Grimsley High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1994-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
4%
2%
Grimsley High School Asian (1994-2012)
Hispanic
4%
13%
Grimsley High School Hispanic (1995-2012)
Black
36%
27%
Grimsley High School Black (1994-2012)
White
50%
52%
Grimsley High School White (1994-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Grimsley High School Sch Ethnicity Grimsley 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.
0.62 0.89
Grimsley High School Diversity Score (1994-2012)
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.
33%
45%
Grimsley High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2012)
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.
3%
8%
Grimsley High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 78,021 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 80% has decreased from 97% over five years.
School District Name Guilford County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
121
4
Number of Students Managed 78,021 1,206
Guilford County s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 80% 74%
Guilford County s School District Graduation Rate (2001-2009)
District Total Revenue $746 MM n/a
Guilford County s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $768 MM n/a
Guilford County s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,224 $0
Guilford County s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,521 $0
Guilford 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 Unc-g Early/middle College (0.9 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Kiser Middle School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Brooks Global Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Greensboro Kiser Middle School
    716 Benjamin Pky
    Greensboro , NC , 27408
    (336)370-8240
    0.1  mi  |  958  students  |  Gr.  6-8
  • Greensboro Brooks Global Elementary School
    Magnet School
    1215 Westover Ter
    Greensboro , NC , 27408
    (336)370-8228
    Magnet School
    0.3  mi  |  415  students  |  Gr.  KG-5
  • Greensboro Unc-g Early/middle College
    1408 Walker Ave
    Greensboro , NC , 27412
    (919)807-3690
    0.9  mi  |  49  students  |  Gr.  9
  • Greensboro Irving Park Elementary School
    1310 Sunset Dr
    Greensboro , NC , 27408
    (336)370-8225
    1  mi  |  663  students  |  Gr.  PK-5
  • Greensboro Gc Middle College High School
    108 Odell St
    Greensboro , NC , 27401
    (336)370-8300
    1  mi  |  126  students  |  Gr.  11-12

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Greensboro, NC 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 0.10, which is lower than the North Carolina average of 0.46. The most diverse school in Greensboro is The Academy At High Point Central. Read more about public school diversity statistics in North Carolina or national school diversity statistics.