Tarboro High School

Tarboro High School serves 622 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the NC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 49%.
Tarboro High School operates within the Edgecombe County School District.
Edgecombe County School District's 78% graduation rate is higher than the NC state average of 76%.

School Overview

The student population of 622 students has declined by 8% over five years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has declined by 11% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 622 students
Tarboro High School Total Students (1994-2014)
Gender % Tarboro High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 39 teachers
Tarboro High School Total Teachers (1994-2014)
Students by Grade Tarboro High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.48 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
Tarboro High School Student Teacher Ratio (1994-2014)
Hispanic
9%
15%
Tarboro High School Black Students (1996-2014)
Black
68%
26%
Tarboro High School Black Students (1994-2014)
White
23%
51%
Tarboro High School White Students (1994-2014)
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.
0.48 0.45
Tarboro High School Diversity Score (1994-2014)
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.
66%
47%
Tarboro High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1994-2014)
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.
5%
7%
Tarboro High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

Edgecombe County School District's student population of 6,101 students has decreased by 18% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 78% has decreased from 93% over five years.
The revenue/student of $8,688 in this district is less than the state average of $10,864. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district's spending/student of $8,615 is less than the state average of $10,591. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Edgecombe County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
14
1
Number of Students Managed 6,101 1,120
Edgecombe County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 78% 76%
Edgecombe County School District Graduation Rate (2001-2014)
District Total Revenue $66 MM $18 MM
Edgecombe County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $65 MM $18 MM
Edgecombe County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $8,688 $10,864
Edgecombe County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $8,615 $10,591
Edgecombe County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
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 Edgecombe Early College High School (1.5 miles away)
The nearest middle school is C B Martin Middle School (1.2 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Stocks Elementary School (1.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • TarboroC B Martin Middle School
    Grades: 7-8 | 353 students
    1.2 miles
    400 East Johnston St
    TarboroNC 27886
    (252)641-5710
    1.27-8353
  • TarboroStocks Elementary School
    Grades: PK-3 | 446 students
    1.4 miles
    400 Hope Lodge St
    TarboroNC 27886
    (252)823-2632
    1.4PK-3446
  • TarboroEdgecombe Early College High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 138 students
    1.5 miles
    2009 West Wilson St
    TarboroNC 27886
    (252)823-5166
    1.59-12138
  • TarboroNorth East Carolina PrepCharter School
    Grades: KG-9 | 901 students
    1.5 miles
    274 Husky Trail
    TarboroNC 27886
    (252)641-0464
    1.5KG-9901
  • TarboroW A Pattillo School
    Grades: 4-6 | 321 students
    1.8 miles
    501 East Ave
    TarboroNC 27886
    (252)823-3812
    1.84-6321

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