Avery High Viking Academy

401 Avery County High School R
Newland, NC 28657
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Avery High Viking Academy serves 63 students in grades 9.
The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
Minority enrollment is 18% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 52% (majority Black).

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School Overview

Avery High Viking Academy's student population of 63 students has declined by 29% over five school years.
The teacher population of 9 teachers has declined by 18% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9
Total Students63 students
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Total Classroom Teachers9 teachers
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School Comparison

The diversity score of Avery High Viking Academy is 0.30, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NC)
Student : Teacher Ratio7:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
n/a
4%
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Hispanic
16%
18%
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Black
n/a
25%
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White
82%
48%
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Hawaiian
2%
n/a
Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score
0.300.68
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Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameAvery County Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Avery High Viking Academy is Avery High Stem Academy (0.0 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Avery Middle School (0.1 miles away)
Show me:
  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Newland Avery High Stem Academy
    Grades: 9-12 | 151 students
    0.0 miles
    401 Avery County High School R
    Newland, NC 28657
    (828) 733-0151
    0.0 9-12 151
  • Newland Avery County High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 373 students
    0.1 miles
    401 Avery County High School R
    Newland, NC 28657
    (828) 733-0151
    0.1 9-12 373
  • Newland Avery Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 274 students
    0.1 miles
    102 Old Montezuma Road
    Newland, NC 28657
    (828) 733-0145
    0.1 6-8 274
  • Newland Blue Ridge Academy Alternative School
    Grades: 6-12 | 20 students
    0.1 miles
    76 Old Montezuma Rd
    Newland, NC 28657
    (828) 737-6011
    0.1 6-12 20
  • Newland Newland Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 288 students
    1.3 miles
    750 Linville Street
    Newland, NC 28657
    (828) 733-4911
    1.3 PK-5 288

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