Wheatmore High School

Wheatmore High School serves 803 students in grades 9 - 12.
The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the NC average of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 7% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 49%.
Wheatmore High School operates within the Randolph County s School District.
Randolph County s School District's 71% graduation rate is lower than the NC state average of 76%.

School Overview

The student population of 803 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The teacher population of 51 teachers has grown by 13% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 803 students
Wheatmore High School Total Students (2010-2014)
Gender % Wheatmore High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 51 teachers
Wheatmore High School Total Teachers (2010-2014)
Students by Grade Wheatmore High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has decreased from 18:1 over five years.
The school's diversity score of 0.13 is less than the state average of 0.65. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 16:1 16:1
Wheatmore High School Student Teacher Ratio (2011-2014)
Hispanic
4%
15%
Wheatmore High School Black Students (2010-2014)
White
93%
51%
Wheatmore High School White Students (2010-2014)
Two or more races
3%
4%
Wheatmore High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2014)
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.
0.13 0.65
Wheatmore High School Diversity Score (2009-2014)
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.
28%
47%
Wheatmore High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2010-2014)
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%
Wheatmore High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2010-2014)

District Comparison

Randolph County s School District's student population of 18,098 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
The district's graduation rate of 71% has decreased from 94% over five years.
The revenue/student of $8,952 is higher than the state average of n/a. The district revenue/student has grown by 18% over four years.
School District Name Randolph County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
31
1
Number of Students Managed 18,098 834
Randolph County s School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 71% 76%
Randolph County s School District Graduation Rate (2001-2014)
District Total Revenue $170 MM n/a
Randolph County s School District District Total Revenue (1992-2010)
District Spending $168 MM n/a
Randolph County s School District District Spending (1992-2010)
District Revenue / Student $8,952 n/a
Randolph County s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2010)
District Spending / Student $8,886 n/a
Randolph 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 Trinity High School (4.8 miles away)
The nearest middle school is Liberty Drive Elementary School (4.8 miles away)
The nearest elementary school is Hopewell Elementary School (2.6 miles away)
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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • TrinityHopewell Elementary School
    Grades: KG-5 | 640 students
    2.6 miles
    6294 Welborn Rd
    TrinityNC 27370
    (336)861-2030
    2.6KG-5640
  • ThomasvilleFair Grove Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 532 students
    4.2 miles
    217 Cedar Lodge Rd
    ThomasvilleNC 27360
    (336)472-7020
    4.2PK-5532
  • ThomasvilleBrier Creek Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 344 students
    4.6 miles
    175 Watford Rd
    ThomasvilleNC 27360
    (336)474-8200
    4.6PK-5344
  • ThomasvilleThomasville Primary
    Grades: PK-3 | 793 students
    4.6 miles
    915 East Sunrise Ave
    ThomasvilleNC 27360
    (336)474-4160
    4.6PK-3793
  • ThomasvilleLiberty Drive Elementary School
    Grades: 4-5 | 329 students
    4.8 miles
    401 Liberty Dr
    ThomasvilleNC 27360
    (336)474-4186
    4.84-5329

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