Starmount High School

2516 Longtown Rd

Boonville, NC 27011-9627

Tel: (336)468-2891
Grades: 9-12

657 students

Starmount High School serves 657 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the NC average of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 48%.
Starmount High School operates within the Yadkin County s School District.
The school district's 80% graduation rate is higher than the NC state average of 74%.

Overview

The student population of 657 students has declined by 7% over five years.
The teacher population of 46 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 657 students
Starmount High School Total Students (1987-2012)
Gender % 54% Male / 46%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 46 teachers
Starmount High School Total Classroom Teachers (1987-2012)
Students by Grade Starmount High School Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.40 is less 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 14:1 15:1
Starmount High School Student : Teacher Ratio (1987-2012)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
2%
Hispanic
16%
13%
Starmount High School Hispanic (1990-2012)
Black
5%
27%
Starmount High School Black (1988-2012)
White
76%
52%
Starmount High School White (1988-2012)
All Ethnic Groups Starmount High School Sch Ethnicity Starmount High School Sta Ethnicity
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.
0.40 0.44
Starmount High School Diversity Score (1988-2012)
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.
36%
45%
Starmount High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2012)
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%
8%
Starmount High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2012)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 6,009 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 80% has decreased from 95% over five years.
School District Name Yadkin County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
14
4
Number of Students Managed 6,009 1,682
Yadkin County s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2012)
Graduation Rate 80% 74%
Yadkin County s School District Graduation Rate (2001-2009)
District Total Revenue $73 MM $19 MM
Yadkin County s School District Total Revenue (1990-2009)
District Spending $72 MM $18 MM
Yadkin County s School District Spending (1990-2009)
District Revenue / Student $11,755 $11,105
Yadkin County s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $11,558 $10,880
Yadkin County s School District Spending / Student (1990-2009)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2012 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

Nearby Schools:

The nearest high school is Yadkin Early College High School (6.1 miles away).
The nearest middle school is Starmount Middle School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is West Yadkin Elementary School (4.5 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Boonville Starmount Middle School
    2626 Longtown Rd
    Boonville , NC 27011
    (336)468-6833
    0.2  mi  |  369  students  |  Gr.  7-8
  • Hamptonville West Yadkin Elementary School
    4432 Old Us 421 Hwy
    Hamptonville , NC 27020
    (336)468-2526
    4.5  mi  |  607  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Boonville Boonville Elementary School
    232 East Main St
    Boonville , NC 27011
    (336)367-7021
    5.1  mi  |  352  students  |  Gr.  KG-6
  • Jonesville Jonesville Elementary School
    101 Cedarbrook Rd
    Jonesville , NC 28642
    (336)835-3201
    5.2  mi  |  361  students  |  Gr.  PK-6
  • Yadkinville Yadkin Early College High School
    4649 Hwy 601
    Yadkinville , NC 27055
    (336)679-2051
    6.1  mi  |  175  students  |  Gr.  9-12

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Did You Know?
Yadkin County, NC 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 0.35, which is lower than the North Carolina average of 0.44. The most diverse school district in Yadkin County is Guam District School District. Read more about public school diversity statistics in North Carolina or national school diversity statistics.