Heide Trask High School

Tel: (910)602-6810
Grades: 9-12

660 students

Heide Trask High School serves 660 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is equal to the NC average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 48%.
Heide Trask High School operates within the Pender County s School District.
The school district's 79% graduation rate is higher than the NC state average of 74%.

Overview

The student population of 660 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 46 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 660 students
Heide Trask High School Total Students (2003-2013)
Gender % 53% Male / 47%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 46 teachers
Heide Trask High School Total Classroom Teachers (2003-2013)
Students by Grade Heide Trask 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 0.61 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 14:1 14:1
Heide Trask High School Student : Teacher Ratio (2003-2013)
Hispanic
16%
14%
Heide Trask High School Hispanic (2003-2013)
Black
26%
27%
Heide Trask High School Black (2003-2013)
White
55%
52%
Heide Trask High School White (2003-2013)
Two or more races
3%
3%
All Ethnic Groups Heide Trask High School Ethnicity Breakdown Public School Average 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.
0.61 0.45
Heide Trask High School Diversity Score (2003-2013)
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%
Heide Trask High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2003-2013)
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.
9%
7%
Heide Trask High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2003-2013)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 8,761 students has grown by 6% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 79% has decreased from 94% over five years.
School District Name Pender County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
16
1
Number of Students Managed 8,761 1,330
Pender County s School District Number of Students Managed (1988-2013)
Graduation Rate 79% 74%
Pender County s School District Graduation Rate (2001-2009)
District Total Revenue $81 MM $19 MM
District Spending $88 MM $18 MM
District Revenue / Student $9,801 $11,105
Pender County s School District Revenue / Student (1990-2009)
District Spending / Student $10,668 $10,880
Pender 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 Wilmington Early College High School (7.6 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Cape Fear Middle School (2.6 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Rocky Point Primary (0.9 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Students Grades
  • Rocky PointRocky Point Primary
    255 Elementary School Rd
    Rocky PointNC 28457
    (910)675-2309
    0.9 mi | 582 students | Gr. PK-2                      
  • Rocky PointCape Fear Elementary School
    1882 Nc Hwy 133
    Rocky PointNC 28457
    (910)602-3767
    2.6 mi | 485 students | Gr. 3-5                      
  • Rocky PointCape Fear Middle School
    1886 Nc Hwy 133
    Rocky PointNC 28457
    (910)602-3334
    2.6 mi | 501 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • Castle HayneHolly Shelter Middle School
    3921 Roger Haynes Dr
    Castle HayneNC 28429
    (910)602-4046
    5.7 mi | 743 students | Gr. 6-8                      
  • Castle HayneCastle Hayne Elementary School
    3925 Roger Haynes Dr
    Castle HayneNC 28429
    (910)602-4970
    5.8 mi | 544 students | Gr. PK-5                      

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