Creswell High School

115 West Middle St

Creswell, NC 27928-0188

Tel: (252)797-4766
Grades: 7-12

148 students

Creswell High School serves 148 students in grades 7-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the NC average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 52% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Creswell High School operates within the Washington County s School District.
The school district's 72% graduation rate is lower than the NC state average of 74%.

Overview

The student population of 148 students has declined by 15% over five years.
The teacher population of 17 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 148 students
Gender % 56% Male / 44%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 17 teachers
Creswell High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Creswell High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has increased from 11:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.61 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 9:1 15:1
Creswell High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
8%
13%
Black
39%
27%
White
48%
52%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.61 0.44
Creswell 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.
58%
45%
Creswell 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.
12%
8%
Creswell High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,845 students has decreased by 11% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 72% has decreased from 93% over five years.
School District Name Washington County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
4
Number of Students Managed 1,845 1,682
Washington County s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 72% 74%
Washington County s School District Graduation Rate (2001-2009)
District Total Revenue $25 MM $19 MM
Washington County s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $25 MM $18 MM
Washington County s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $12,094 $11,105
Washington County s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,145 $10,880
Washington 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 Columbia High School (9 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Columbia Middle School (9 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Creswell Elementary School (0.2 miles away)
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Show me:
  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • CreswellCreswell Elementary School
    200 South Seventh St
    CreswellNC 27928
    (252)797-7474
    0.2 mi | 195 students | Gr. PK-6                      
  • ColumbiaTyrrell Elementary School
    486 Elementary School Rd
    ColumbiaNC 27925
    (252)796-3881
    8.7 mi | 312 students | Gr. PK-5                      
  • ColumbiaColumbia High School
    902 Main St
    ColumbiaNC 27925
    (252)796-8161
    9 mi | 154 students | Gr. 9-12                      
  • ColumbiaColumbia Middle School
    920 Main St
    ColumbiaNC 27925
    (252)796-0369
    9 mi | 140 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • RoperWashington County Union Middle School
    37 East Mill Pond Rd
    RoperNC 27970
    (252)793-2835
    12 mi | 440 students | Gr. 5-8                      

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North Carolina 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 0.44, which is higher than the national average of 0.3. The most diverse school district in North Carolina is Lexington City Schools School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in North Carolina or national school diversity statistics.