Tuscola High School

Tuscola High School serves 1,014 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the NC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 10% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 49%.
Tuscola High School operates within the Haywood County s School District.
The school district's 76% graduation rate is equal to the NC state average of 76%.

School Overview

The student population of 1014 students has declined by 9% over five years.
The teacher population of 66 teachers has declined by 24% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,014 students
Tuscola High School Total Students (1987-2014)
Gender % Tuscola High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 66 teachers
Tuscola High School Total Teachers (1987-2014)
Students by Grade Tuscola High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.19 is less 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 15:1 16:1
Tuscola High School Student Teacher Ratio (1987-2014)
American Indian
1%
1%
Tuscola High School American Indian Students (2003-2014)
Hispanic
5%
15%
Tuscola High School Black Students (1992-2014)
Black
2%
26%
Tuscola High School Black Students (1988-2014)
White
90%
51%
Tuscola High School White Students (1988-2014)
Two or more races
2%
4%
Tuscola High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
All Ethnic Groups Tuscola High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NC All Ethnic Groups 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.
0.19 0.45
Tuscola High School Diversity Score (1988-2014)
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.
35%
47%
Tuscola High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2014)
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%
Tuscola High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2014)

District Comparison

The district's student population of 7,411 students has decreased by 6% over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 76% has decreased from 92% over five years.
The district revenue/student of $9,286 is less than the state average of $10,864. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
The district spending/student of $8,945 is less than the state average of $10,591. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Haywood County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
16
1
Number of Students Managed 7,411 1,120
Haywood County s School District Students Managed (1988-2014)
Graduation Rate 76% 76%
Haywood County s School District Graduation Rate (2001-2010)
District Total Revenue $73 MM $18 MM
Haywood County s School District District Total Revenue (1990-2010)
District Spending $71 MM $18 MM
Haywood County s School District District Spending (1990-2010)
District Revenue / Student $9,286 $10,864
Haywood County s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $8,945 $10,591
Haywood County s School District District Spending / Student (1990-2010)
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 Haywood Early College High School (1.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Waynesville Middle School (4.1 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Junaluska Elementary School (1.4 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • ClydeHaywood Early College High School
    1.4 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 136 students185 Freedlander Dr
    ClydeNC 28721
    (828)565-4000
    1.49-12136
  • WaynesvilleJunaluska Elementary School
    1.4 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 319 students2238 Asheville Rd
    WaynesvilleNC 28786
    (828)456-2407
    1.4KG-5319
  • ClydeCentral Haywood High School
    Alternative School
    2.4 miles | Grades: 9-12 | 60 students3215 Broad St
    ClydeNC 28721
    (828)627-9944
    2.49-1260
  • ClydeClyde Elementary School
    3.2 miles | Grades: KG-5 | 483 students4182 Old Clyde Rd
    ClydeNC 28721
    (828)627-2206
    3.2KG-5483
  • WaynesvilleCentral Elementary School
    3.4 miles | Grades: PK-5 | 260 students62 Joy Ln
    WaynesvilleNC 28786
    (828)456-2405
    3.4PK-5260

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