Hertford County High School

1500 West First St,

Ahoskie, NC, 27910-1326

Tel: (252)332-4096
Grades: 9-12

748 students

Hertford County High School serves 748 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the NC average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Hertford County High School operates within the Hertford County s School District.
The school district's 71% graduation rate is lower than the NC state average of 74%.

Overview

The student population of 748 students has declined by 5% over five years.
The teacher population of 58 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 748 students
Hertford County High School Total Students (1989-2012)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 58 teachers
Hertford County High School Total Classroom Teachers (1989-2012)
Students by Grade Hertford County High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.26 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 13:1 15:1
Hertford County High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1989-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
n/a
13%
Hertford County High School Hispanic (2003-2011)
Black
85%
27%
Hertford County High School Black (1989-2012)
White
13%
52%
Hertford County High School White (1989-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Hertford County High School Sch Ethnicity Hertford County 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.
0.26 0.89
Hertford County High School Diversity Score (1989-2012)
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.
62%
45%
Hertford County High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2012)
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.
6%
8%
Hertford County High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 3,216 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 71% has decreased from 96% over five years.
School District Name Hertford County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
7
4
Number of Students Managed 3,216 1,682
Hertford County s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 71% 74%
Hertford County s School District Graduation Rate (2001-2009)
District Total Revenue $37 MM $19 MM
District Spending $37 MM $18 MM
Hertford County s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,073 $11,105
Hertford County s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,889 $10,880
Hertford 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 Hertford Co Early College High School (2.7 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Ahoskie Elementary School (0 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Bearfield Primary (6.4 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Ahoskie Ahoskie Elementary School
    200 North Talmage St
    Ahoskie , NC , 27910
    (252)332-2588
    0  mi  |  517  students  |  Gr.  4-6
  • Ahoskie Hertford Co Early College High School
    109 Community College Rd
    Ahoskie , NC , 27910
    (252)332-7788
    2.7  mi  |  141  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Ahoskie Bearfield Primary
    145 Hertford Co High School
    Ahoskie , NC , 27910
    (252)209-6140
    6.4  mi  |  852  students  |  Gr.  PK-3
  • Winton Student Development Center
    102 Csb Dr
    Winton , NC , 27986
    (252)358-2852
    7.4  mi  |  26  students  |  Gr.  9-12
  • Aulander Aulander Elementary School
    2515 Nc 305
    Aulander , NC , 27805
    (252)345-3211
    8.2  mi  |  190  students  |  Gr.  PK-5

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