Fairmont High School

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
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 51 teachers
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 0.44. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 13:1 15:1
American Indian
24%
1%
Hispanic
2%
13%
Black
45%
27%
White
22%
52%
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 0.44
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.
74%
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.
5%
8%

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 1,682
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: 2013 (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
  • FairmontFairmont Middle School
    402 Iona St
    FairmontNC 28340
    (910)628-9728
    1.7 mi | 433 students | Gr. 5-8                      
  • FairmontRosenwald Elementary School
    301 Martin L King Dr
    FairmontNC 28340
    (910)628-9786
    2 mi | 525 students | Gr. PK-4                      
  • FairmontGreen Grove Elementary School
    1850 School Rd
    FairmontNC 28340
    (910)628-7433
    4.4 mi | 283 students | Gr. PK-3                      
  • FairmontFairgrove Middle School
    1953 Fairgrove Sch Rd
    FairmontNC 28340
    (910)628-8290
    4.6 mi | 310 students | Gr. 4-8                      
  • OrrumOrrum Middle School
    1684 South Creek Rd
    OrrumNC 28369
    (910)628-8408
    5.1 mi | 377 students | Gr. 5-8                      

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Did You Know?
Robeson County, 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 0.54, which is higher than the North Carolina average of 0.44. The most diverse school district in Robeson County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in North Carolina or national school diversity statistics.