North Henderson High School

North Henderson High School serves 999 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the NC average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 28% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 48%.
North Henderson High School operates within the Henderson 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 999 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 66 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 999 students
North Henderson High School Total Students (1994-2013)
Gender % 51% Male / 49%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 66 teachers
Students by Grade North Henderson High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.45 is more than the state average of 0.44. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 15:1 15:1
Asian
1%
2%
Hispanic
19%
13%
Black
2%
27%
White
72%
52%
All Ethnic Groups North Henderson High School Sch Ethnicity North Henderson 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.
0.45 0.44
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.
42%
45%
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.
9%
8%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 13,435 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 80% has decreased from 94% over five years.
School District Name Henderson County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
23
4
Number of Students Managed 13,435 1,682
Henderson County s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 80% 74%
Henderson County s School District Graduation Rate (2001-2009)
District Total Revenue $125 MM $19 MM
Henderson County s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $119 MM $18 MM
Henderson County s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,321 $11,105
Henderson County s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,907 $10,880
Henderson 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 Balfour Education Center (3.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Apple Valley Middle School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Clear Creek Elementary School (1.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • HendersonvilApple Valley Middle School
    43 Fruitland Rd
    HendersonvilNC 28792
    (828)697-4545
    0.1 mi | 915 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • HendersonvilClear Creek Elementary School
    737 North Clear Creek Rd
    HendersonvilNC 28792
    (828)697-4760
    1.4 mi | 468 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • HendersonvilSugarloaf Elementary School
    2270 Sugarloaf Rd
    HendersonvilNC 28792
    (828)697-4733
    1.6 mi | 388 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • HendersonvilEdneyville Elementary School
    2875 Pace Rd
    HendersonvilNC 28792
    (828)685-7600
    2.5 mi | 570 students | Gr. KG-5                      
  • DanaDana Elementary School
    690 Ridge Rd
    DanaNC 28724
    (828)685-7743
    3.1 mi | 494 students | Gr. KG-5                      

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Did You Know?
Hendersonvil, 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 0.37, which is lower than the North Carolina average of 0.46. The most diverse school in Hendersonvil is Bruce Drysdale Elementary School. Read more about public school diversity statistics in North Carolina or national school diversity statistics.