Lakewood High School

245 Lakewood School Rd,

Salemburg, NC, 28385-9118

Tel: (910)525-5171
Grades: 9-12

514 students

Lakewood High School serves 514 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is equal to the NC average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 58% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Lakewood High School operates within the Sampson County s School District.
The school district's 64% graduation rate is lower than the NC state average of 74%.

Overview

The student population of 514 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 35 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 514 students
Lakewood High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 48% Male / 52%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 35 teachers
Lakewood High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Lakewood 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 0.70 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 15:1 15:1
Lakewood High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
Lakewood High School Asian (2002-2008)
Hispanic
14%
13%
Lakewood High School Hispanic (1990-2012)
Black
31%
27%
Lakewood High School Black (1988-2012)
White
42%
52%
Lakewood High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Lakewood High School Sch Ethnicity Lakewood 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.
0.70 0.64
Lakewood High School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
59%
45%
Lakewood High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2012)
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.
8%
8%
Lakewood High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 8,556 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 64% has decreased from 95% over five years.
School District Name Sampson County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
17
4
Number of Students Managed 8,556 1,593
Graduation Rate 64% 74%
Sampson County s School District Graduation Rate (2001-2009)
District Total Revenue $86 MM $19 MM
District Spending $88 MM $18 MM
District Revenue / Student $10,307 $11,105
District Spending / Student $10,582 $10,880
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 Sampson Early College High School (8.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Roseboro-salemburg Middle School (2.7 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Salemburg Elementary School (1.8 miles away)
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