Ragsdale High School

Ragsdale High School serves 1,391 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the NC average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Ragsdale 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 1391 students has declined by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 84 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,391 students
Ragsdale High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 52% Male / 48%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 84 teachers
Ragsdale High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Ragsdale High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.69 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
Ragsdale High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
American Indian
1%
1%
Ragsdale High School American Indian Students (1989-2013)
Asian
10%
3%
Ragsdale High School Asian Students (1988-2013)
Hispanic
7%
14%
Ragsdale High School Black Students (1989-2013)
Black
37%
27%
Ragsdale High School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
41%
52%
Ragsdale High School White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
4%
3%
Ragsdale High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Ragsdale 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.
0.69 0.45
Ragsdale 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.
40%
47%
Ragsdale 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.
6%
7%
Ragsdale High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 77,656 students has grown by 7% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 80% has decreased from 97% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $10,224 is less than the state average of $11,105. The district revenue/student has grown by 17% over four years.
The district spending/student of $10,521 is less than the state average of $10,880. The district spending/student has grown by 29% over four years.
School District Name Guilford County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
124
1
Number of Students Managed 77,656 1,330
Guilford County s School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 80% 74%
Guilford County s School District Graduation Rate (2001-2009)
District Total Revenue $746 MM $19 MM
Guilford County s School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $768 MM $18 MM
Guilford County s School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $10,224 $11,105
Guilford County s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,521 $10,880
Guilford County s 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 Middle College At Gtcc - Jamestown (0.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Jamestown Middle School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Millis Road Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • JamestownJamestown Middle School
    301 Haynes Rd
    JamestownNC 27282
    (336)819-2100
    0.2 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 1149 students                      
  • JamestownMiddle College At Gtcc - Jamestown
    601 High Point Rd
    JamestownNC 27282
    (336)819-2957
    0.3 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 158 students                      
  • JamestownMillis Road Elementary School
    4310 Millis Rd
    JamestownNC 27282
    (336)819-2125
    0.3 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 486 students                      
  • JamestownHaynes- Inman Education Center
    Special Education School
    200 Haynes Rd
    JamestownNC 27282
    (336)881-7170
    Special Education School

    0.9 mi | Gr. PK-12 | 99 students                      
  • GreensboroCollege Prep And Leadership Academy
    Charter School
    300 Hwy 68 South
    GreensboroNC 27409
    (336)264-5573
    Charter School

    1.1 mi | Gr. KG-4 | 112 students                      

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