Clayton High School

  • Clayton High School serves 1,512 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the NC average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 42% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 50%.
  • Clayton High School operates within the Johnston County s School District.
  • Johnston County s School District's 76% graduation rate is equal to the NC state average of 76%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1512 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 85 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,512 students
Clayton High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Clayton High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers85 teachers
Clayton High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeClayton High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
Clayton High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Clayton High School American Indian Students (1988-1996)
Asian
n/a
3%
Clayton High School Asian Students (2003-2014)
Hispanic
14%
16%
Clayton High School Black Students (1990-2015)
Black
25%
26%
Clayton High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
58%
50%
Clayton High School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
3%
4%
Clayton High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsClayton High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNC All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.590.66
Clayton High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
26%
52%
Clayton High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2015)
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.
3%
5%
Clayton High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Johnston County s School District's student population of 34,551 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 76% has decreased from 95% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,681 is higher than the state average of $10,864. The district revenue/student has grown by 41% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,660 is less than the state average of $10,591. The district spending/student has grown by 9% over four years.
School District NameJohnston County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
44
1
Number of Students Managed34,551912
Johnston County s School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate76%76%
Johnston County s School District Graduation Rate (2001-2015)
District Total Revenue$394 MM$18 MM
Johnston County s School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$326 MM$18 MM
Johnston County s School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$11,681$10,864
Johnston County s School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$9,660$10,591
Johnston County s School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • ClaytonWest Clayton Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 902 students
    0.5 miles
    1012 S Lombard St
    ClaytonNC 27520
    (919)553-7113
    0.5PK-5902
  • ClaytonCooper Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 593 students
    0.8 miles
    849 North Mial St
    ClaytonNC 27520
    (919)553-0256
    0.8PK-5593
  • ClaytonClayton Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 793 students
    1.3 miles
    490 Guy Rd
    ClaytonNC 27520
    (919)553-5811
    1.36-8793
  • ClaytonEast Clayton Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 563 students
    3.4 miles
    2075 Nc Highway 42 East
    ClaytonNC 27527
    (919)550-5311
    3.4PK-5563
  • ClaytonRiverwood Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 1149 students
    3.8 miles
    204 Athletic Club Blvd
    ClaytonNC 27527
    (919)359-2769
    3.86-81149

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