Seventy-first High School

Seventy-first High School serves 1,586 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the NC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 100% of the student body (majority American Indian and Asian), which is more than the state average of 49%.
Seventy-first High School operates within the Cumberland County s School District.
Cumberland County s School District's 79% graduation rate is higher than the NC state average of 76%.

School Overview

The student population of 1586 students has declined by 6% over five years.
The teacher population of 97 teachers has declined by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,586 students
Seventy-first High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Seventy-first High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 97 teachers
Seventy-first High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Seventy-first High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.51 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 16:1 16:1
Seventy-first High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
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.
0.51 0.45
Seventy-first High School Diversity Score (1987-2014)
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.
48%
47%
Seventy-first High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2014)
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%
Seventy-first High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

Cumberland County s School District's student population of 51,471 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 79% has decreased from 96% over five years.
The revenue/student of $10,023 in this district is less than the state average of $10,864. The district revenue/student has grown by 19% over four years.
The district's spending/student of $9,619 is less than the state average of $10,591. The district spending/student has grown by 7% over four years.
School District Name Cumberland County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
88
1
Number of Students Managed 51,471 1,120
Cumberland County s School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 79% 76%
Cumberland County s School District Graduation Rate (2001-2010)
District Total Revenue $532 MM $18 MM
Cumberland County s School District District Total Revenue (1990-2012)
District Spending $510 MM $18 MM
Cumberland County s School District District Spending (1990-2012)
District Revenue / Student $10,023 $10,864
Cumberland County s School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2012)
District Spending / Student $9,619 $10,591
Cumberland County s School District District Spending / Student (1992-2012)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2014 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school is Westover High School (3.3 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Seventy-first Classical Middle School (0.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Loyd E Auman Elementary School (0.3 miles away)
 All Schools  High Schools High Schools  Middle Schools Middle Schools  Elementary Schools Elementary Schools  Preschools Preschools  Private Schools Private Schools 
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • FayettevilleSeventy-first Classical Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 517 students
    0.2 miles
    6830 Raeford Rd
    FayettevilleNC 28304
    (910)864-0092
    0.26-8517
  • FayettevilleLoyd E Auman Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 537 students
    0.3 miles
    6882 Raeford Rd
    FayettevilleNC 28304
    (910)868-8153
    0.3PK-5537
  • FayettevilleBrentwood Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 499 students
    1.2 miles
    1115 Bingham Dr
    FayettevilleNC 28304
    (910)864-5310
    1.2PK-5499
  • FayettevilleCliffdale Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 583 students
    1.5 miles
    6450 Cliffdale Rd
    FayettevilleNC 28304
    (910)864-3442
    1.5PK-5583
  • FayettevilleLewis Chapel Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 649 students
    1.9 miles
    2150 Skibo Rd
    FayettevilleNC 28304
    (910)864-1407
    1.96-8649

School Reviews

I went to school hear for two and a half years. Things started to slowly get better but there is still room for improvement. Many of the children are very disrespectful and do not listen to an authority figure.
- Posted by Student/Alumni, 07/27/13
Coaches don;t have confidence in their players. Teacher's aren't teaching. They just print off worksheets all the time, and call that teaching. Principle doesn't do her job well.
- Posted by Student/Alumni, 05/16/11

Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

  • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
  • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

I am a:

Email: (we will not reveal your email)

Your review:

Would you recommend this school?        

Yes No
Area Statistics
Home Gallery
School Clothing

School Mascot: Falcons

School Colors: