Creswell High School

115 West Middle St

Creswell, NC 27928-0188

Grades: 7-12

179 students

Creswell High School serves 179 students in grades 7-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the NC average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 49% 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 179 students has grown by 11% over five years.
The teacher population of 16 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 7-12
Total Students 179 students
Creswell High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 56% Male / 44%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 16 teachers
Creswell High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Creswell High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 has decreased from 7:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.59 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 11:1 14:1
Creswell High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
9%
14%
Creswell High School Black Students (1989-2013)
Black
38%
27%
Creswell High School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
51%
52%
Creswell High School White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
2%
3%
Creswell High School Two Or More Races Students (2009-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Creswell High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NC All Ethnic Groups 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.
0.59 0.45
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.
53%
47%
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.
15%
7%
Creswell High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 1,803 students has decreased by 18% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 72% has decreased from 95% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $12,094 is higher than the state average of $11,105. The district revenue/student has grown by 24% over four years.
The district spending/student of $12,145 is higher than the state average of $10,880. The district spending/student has grown by 27% over four years.
School District Name Washington County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
5
1
Number of Students Managed 1,803 1,330
Washington County s School District 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 District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $25 MM $18 MM
Washington County s School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $12,094 $11,105
Washington County s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $12,145 $10,880
Washington County s School District 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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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • CreswellCreswell Elementary School
    200 South Seventh St
    CreswellNC 27928
    (252)797-7474
    0.2 mi | Gr. PK-6 | 223 students                      
  • ColumbiaTyrrell Elementary School
    486 Elementary School Rd
    ColumbiaNC 27925
    (252)796-3881
    8.7 mi | Gr. PK-5 | 315 students                      
  • ColumbiaColumbia High School
    902 Main St
    ColumbiaNC 27925
    (252)796-8161
    9 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 138 students                      
  • ColumbiaColumbia Middle School
    920 Main St
    ColumbiaNC 27925
    (252)796-0369
    9 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 147 students                      
  • RoperWashington County Union Middle School
    2 Negative Reviews
    37 East Mill Pond Rd
    RoperNC 27970
    (252)793-2835
    12 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 315 students                      

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