Nash Central High School

Nash Central High School serves 1,187 students in grades 9-12.
The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the NC average of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 62% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 48%.
Nash Central High School operates within the Nash-rocky Mount s School District.
The school district's 71% graduation rate is lower than the NC state average of 74%.

Overview

The student population of 1187 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 69 teachers has declined by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,187 students
Gender % 45% Male / 55%Female
Total Classroom Teachers 69 teachers
Students by Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has increased from 12:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.60 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 17:1 14:1
Hispanic
3%
14%
Black
50%
27%
White
38%
52%
Two or more races
9%
3%
All Ethnic Groups
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.
0.60 0.45
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.
49%
47%
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%
7%

District Comparison

The district's student population of 17,173 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 71% has decreased from 94% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $8,660 is less than the state average of $11,105. The district revenue/student has grown by 15% over four years.
The district spending/student of $8,670 is less than the state average of $10,880. The district spending/student has grown by 20% over four years.
School District Name Nash-rocky Mount s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
29
1
Number of Students Managed 17,173 1,330
Graduation Rate 71% 74%
District Total Revenue $157 MM $19 MM
District Spending $157 MM $18 MM
District Revenue / Student $8,660 $11,105
District Spending / Student $8,670 $10,880
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 Nrm Early College High School (1.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Nash Central Middle School (3.4 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Winstead Avenue Elementary School (3.1 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Rocky MountNrm Early College High School
    530 North Old Carriage Rd
    Rocky MountNC 27804
    (252)451-2890
    1.3 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 199 students                      
  • Rocky MountNorthern Nash High School
    4230 Green Hills Rd
    Rocky MountNC 27804
    (252)937-9040
    2.7 mi | Gr. 9-12 | 1125 students                      
  • Rocky MountWinstead Avenue Elementary School
    1 Negative Reviews
    991 South Winstead Ave
    Rocky MountNC 27804
    (252)462-2845
    3.1 mi | Gr. PK-2 | 538 students                      
  • Rocky MountEnglewood Elementary School
    101 South Englewood Dr
    Rocky MountNC 27804
    (252)462-2501
    3.2 mi | Gr. 3-5 | 512 students                      
  • NashvilleNash Central Middle School
    1638 South First St
    NashvilleNC 27856
    (252)937-9065
    3.4 mi | Gr. 6-8 | 643 students                      

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