Sun Valley High School

Sun Valley High School serves 1,314 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the NC average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 37% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 48%.
Sun Valley High School operates within the Union County School District.
The school district's 88% graduation rate is higher than the NC state average of 74%.

Overview

The student population of 1314 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 73 teachers has grown by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,314 students
Sun Valley High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 73 teachers
Sun Valley High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Sun Valley High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 20:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.55 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 14:1
Sun Valley High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Asian
1%
3%
Sun Valley High School Asian (1988-2013)
Hispanic
15%
14%
Sun Valley High School Hispanic (1994-2013)
Black
18%
27%
Sun Valley High School Black (1988-2013)
White
63%
52%
Sun Valley High School White (1988-2013)
Two or more races
3%
3%
All Ethnic Groups Sun Valley High School Ethnicity Breakdown Public School Average Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.55 0.45
Sun Valley High School Diversity Score (1988-2013)
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.
25%
47%
Sun Valley High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2013)
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%
7%
Sun Valley High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 40,580 students has grown by 5% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 88% has decreased from 96% over five years.
School District Name Union County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
52
1
Number of Students Managed 40,580 1,330
Graduation Rate 88% 74%
District Total Revenue $541 MM $19 MM
District Spending $446 MM $18 MM
District Revenue / Student $14,086 $11,105
District Spending / Student $11,613 $10,880
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 Union County Early College High School (1.9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Sun Valley Middle School (0.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Shiloh Elementary School (0.8 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Indian TrailSun Valley Middle School
    1409 Wesley Chapel Rd
    Indian TrailNC 28079
    (704)296-3009
    0.1 mi | 1337 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • Monroe Shiloh Elementary School
    5210 Rogers Rd
    MonroeNC 28110
    (704)296-3035
    0.8 mi | 580 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • MonroeSun Valley Elementary School
    5200 Rogers Rd
    MonroeNC 28110
    (704)290-1559
    0.8 mi | 676 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • MonroeUnion County Early College High School
    4209a Old Charlotte Hwy
    MonroeNC 28110
    (704)290-1565
    1.9 mi | 293 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • MonroeSardis Elementary School
    4416 Sardis Church Rd
    MonroeNC 28110
    (704)882-4303
    2 mi | 541 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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