Chapel Hill High School

  • Chapel Hill High School serves 1,516 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 70% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 77% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 45% of the student body (majority Hispanic and Asian), which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 51%.

Top Placements

Chapel Hill High School places among the top 20% of public schools in North Carolina for:

School Overview

  • Chapel Hill High School's student population of 1,516 students has grown by 7% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 94 teachers has grown by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,516 students
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Total Classroom Teachers94 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Chapel Hill High School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Chapel Hill High School is 0.65, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NC)
Overall School Rank#124 out of 2,538 schools
(Top 5%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
70%
47%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Chapel Hill High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
77%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Chapel Hill High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
14%
3%
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Hispanic
15%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Chapel Hill High School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
11%
26%
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White
55%
49%
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Chapel Hill High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NC.
Diversity Score0.650.46
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Graduation Rate
88%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
18%
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Chapel Hill High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
2%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Chapel Hill High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameChapel Hill-Carrboro City s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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