Fairmont High School

5419 Old Stage Rd,

Fairmont, NC, 28340-9454

Tel: (910)628-6727
Grades: 9-12

681 students

Fairmont High School serves 681 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 13:1 is lower than the NC average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 78% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Fairmont High School operates within the Robeson County s School District.
The school district's 70% graduation rate is lower than the NC state average of 74%.

Overview

The student population of 681 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 51 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 681 students
Fairmont High School Total Students (1990-2012)
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 51 teachers
Fairmont High School Total Classroom Teachers (1990-2012)
Students by Grade Fairmont 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 0.69 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 13:1 15:1
Fairmont High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1990-2012)
American Indian
24%
1%
Fairmont High School American Indian (1990-2012)
Asian
n/a
2%
Fairmont High School Asian (2005-2010)
Hispanic
2%
13%
Fairmont High School Hispanic (2000-2012)
Black
45%
27%
Fairmont High School Black (1990-2012)
White
22%
52%
Fairmont High School White (1990-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Fairmont High School Sch Ethnicity Fairmont 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.
0.69 0.64
Fairmont High School Diversity Score (1990-2012)
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.
74%
45%
Fairmont High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1992-2012)
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.
5%
8%
Fairmont High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 25,082 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 70% has decreased from 91% over five years.
School District Name Robeson County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
42
4
Number of Students Managed 25,082 1,593
Robeson County s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 70% 74%
Robeson County s School District Graduation Rate (2001-2009)
District Total Revenue $227 MM $19 MM
Robeson County s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $233 MM $18 MM
Robeson County s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $9,231 $11,105
Robeson County s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $9,470 $10,880
Robeson 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 Robeson Co Career Center (8.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Fairmont Middle School (1.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Rosenwald Elementary School (2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Fairmont Fairmont Middle School
    402 Iona St
    Fairmont , NC , 28340
    (910)628-9728
    1.7  mi  |  433  students  |  Gr.  5-8
  • Fairmont Rosenwald Elementary School
    301 Martin L King Dr
    Fairmont , NC , 28340
    (910)628-9786
    2  mi  |  525  students  |  Gr.  PK-4
  • Fairmont Green Grove Elementary School
    1850 School Rd
    Fairmont , NC , 28340
    (910)628-7433
    4.4  mi  |  283  students  |  Gr.  PK-3
  • Fairmont Fairgrove Middle School
    1953 Fairgrove Sch Rd
    Fairmont , NC , 28340
    (910)628-8290
    4.6  mi  |  310  students  |  Gr.  4-8
  • Orrum Orrum Middle School
    1684 South Creek Rd
    Orrum , NC , 28369
    (910)628-8408
    5.1  mi  |  377  students  |  Gr.  5-8

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