Central Cabarrus High School

505 Hwy 49 S
Concord, NC 28025
(School attendance zone shown in map)
Rank
3/
10
Bottom 50%
Central Cabarrus High School serves 1,694 students in grades 9-12.
Central Cabarrus High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in North Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤1% (which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 48%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 46% (which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the North Carolina state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 49% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 52% (majority Black).

School Overview

Central Cabarrus High School's student population of 1,694 students has grown by 6% over five school years.
The teacher population of 95 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeMagnet School
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,694 students
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Total Classroom Teachers95 teachers
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School Comparison

Central Cabarrus High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,561 schools in North Carolina (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Central Cabarrus High School is 0.65, 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)
Overall Testing Rank
#1890 out of 2561 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤1%
48%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio18:115:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
2%
4%
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Hispanic
19%
18%
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Black
24%
25%
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White
51%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.650.68
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Graduation Rate
86%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCabarrus County Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Central Cabarrus High School is Cabarrus County Opportunity School (3.4 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is J N Fries Magnet School (0.7 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Concord J N Fries Magnet School Magnet School
    Math: 62% | Reading: 71%
    Rank
    10/
    10
    Top 10%
    Grades: 6-8 | 640 students
    0.7 miles
    133 Stonecrest Circle Sw
    Concord, NC 28027
    (704) 788-4140
    0.7 6-8 640
  • Concord Rocky River Elementary School Magnet School
    Math: 33% | Reading: 29%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: PK-5 | 740 students
    1.7 miles
    5454 Rocky River Road
    Concord, NC 28025
    (704) 795-4505
    1.7 PK-5 740
  • Concord A T Allen Elementary School Math: 55% | Reading: 41%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 880 students
    2.3 miles
    3939 Abilene Rd
    Concord, NC 28025
    (704) 788-2182
    2.3 K-5 880
  • Concord Wolf Meadow Elementary School Math: 49% | Reading: 28%
    Rank
    4/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 597 students
    2.3 miles
    150 Wolf Meadow Drive Sw
    Concord, NC 28027
    (704) 786-9173
    2.3 K-5 597
  • Concord R Brown Mcallister Elementary School Math: 45-49% | Reading: 45-49%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: K-5 | 357 students
    2.5 miles
    541 Sunnyside Drive Se
    Concord, NC 28025
    (704) 788-3165
    2.5 K-5 357

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