Southern Wayne High School

124 Walter Fulcher Rd

Dudley, NC 28333-8154

Grades: 9-12

1,035 students

Southern Wayne High School serves 1,035 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is higher than the NC average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 66% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Southern Wayne High School operates within the Wayne County School District.
The school district's 76% graduation rate is higher than the NC state average of 74%.

Overview

The student population of 1035 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 70 teachers has declined by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,035 students
Southern Wayne High School Total Students (1987-2013)
Gender % 50% Male / 50%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 70 teachers
Southern Wayne High School Total Teachers (1987-2013)
Students by Grade Southern Wayne High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.71 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 15:1 14:1
Southern Wayne High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2013)
Hispanic
24%
14%
Southern Wayne High School Black Students (1989-2013)
Black
35%
27%
Southern Wayne High School Black Students (1988-2013)
White
34%
52%
Southern Wayne High School White Students (1988-2013)
Two or more races
7%
3%
Southern Wayne High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2013)
All Ethnic Groups Southern Wayne 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.
0.71 0.45
Southern Wayne 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.
57%
47%
Southern Wayne 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.
7%
7%
Southern Wayne High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 21,465 students has grown by 10% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 76% has decreased from 95% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $8,432 is less than the state average of $11,105. The district revenue/student has grown by 20% over four years.
The district spending/student of $8,483 is less than the state average of $10,880. The district spending/student has grown by 19% over four years.
School District Name Wayne County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
31
1
Number of Students Managed 21,465 1,330
Wayne County School District Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 76% 74%
Wayne County School District Graduation Rate (2001-2009)
District Total Revenue $166 MM $19 MM
Wayne County School District District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $167 MM $18 MM
Wayne County School District District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $8,432 $11,105
Wayne County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $8,483 $10,880
Wayne County 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 Spring Creek High School (8.7 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Brogden Middle School (2.3 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Brogden Primary (1.2 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • DudleyBrogden Primary
    2253 Old Mt Olive Hwy
    DudleyNC 28333
    (919)705-6020
    1.2 mi | Gr. PK-4 | 807 students                      
  • DudleyBrogden Middle School
    3761 Us 117 South Alt
    DudleyNC 28333
    (919)705-6010
    2.3 mi | Gr. 5-8 | 549 students                      
  • Mount OliveCarver Elementary School
    400 Old Seven Springs Rd
    Mount OliveNC 28365
    (919)658-7330
    3.8 mi | Gr. PK-4 | 667 students                      
  • Mount OliveMount Olive Middle School
    309 Wooten St
    Mount OliveNC 28365
    (919)658-7320
    4 mi | Gr. 5-8 | 461 students                      
  • GoldsboroGrantham Elementary School
    174 Grantham School Rd
    GoldsboroNC 27530
    (919)689-5000
    7.3 mi | Gr. KG-8 | 872 students                      

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