East Wilkes High School

13315 Elkin Hwy 268,

Ronda, NC, 28670-0368

Tel: (336)835-4772
Grades: 9-12

551 students

East Wilkes High School serves 551 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the NC average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 8% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 48%.
East Wilkes High School operates within the Wilkes County s School District.
The school district's 68% graduation rate is lower than the NC state average of 74%%.

Overview

The student population of 551 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 33 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 551 students
Gender % 49% Male / 51%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 33 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.15 is less 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 17:1
15:1
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
2%
13%
Black
3%
27%
White
92%
52%
Unknown
3%
5%
All Ethnic Groups
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. 0.15
0.64
Eligible for Free LunchFamilies 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. 39%
45%
Eligible for Reduced
LunchFamilies 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%
8%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 10,485 students has grown by 0% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 68% has increased from 0% over five years.
School District Name Wilkes County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
22
4
Number of Students Managed 10,485
1,593
Graduation Rate 68
74%
District Total Revenue $95 MM
n/a
District Spending $93 MM
n/a
District Revenue / Student $9,126
$0
District Spending / Student $8,950
$0
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2034 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Elkin High School (3.7 miles away).
The nearest middle school is East Wilkes Middle School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Ronda-clingman Elementary School (1.8 miles away)
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  • Recommended September 06, 2013 - I am a 9th grade student at East Wilkes High School. The teachers are amazing and they really make a difference. We have such a clean school with great people. Also there are many ways to get involved such as clubs, sports, etc. I couldn't ask for a better school. - Posted by Student/Alumni

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