Cherokee Extension School

  • Cherokee Extension School serves 102 students in grades Kindergarten-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 26:1 is higher than the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 51%.

School Overview

  • Cherokee Extension School's student population of 102 students has grown by 17% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 4 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-12
Total Students102 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Cherokee Extension School
Total Classroom Teachers4 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Cherokee Extension School's student:teacher ratio of 26:1 has increased from 22:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Cherokee Extension School is 0.47, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.00. 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--
Student : Teacher Ratio26:116:1
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American Indian
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1%
This chart display the percentage of American Indian students in Cherokee Extension School and percentage of American Indian public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Asian
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Cherokee Extension School and the percentage of Asian public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2014-15 school year data.
Hispanic
16%
17%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Cherokee Extension School and the percentage of Hispanic public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Black
4%
26%
This chart display the percentage of Black students in Cherokee Extension School and the percentage of Black public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
White
71%
49%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Cherokee Extension School and the percentage of White public school students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Two or more races
9%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Cherokee Extension School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NC.
Diversity Score0.47n/a
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Eligible for Free Lunchn/a
53%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Cherokee Extension School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for free lunch in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Cherokee Extension School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2005-06 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSwain County s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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