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 declined by 7% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 85 teachers has declined by 9% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,512 students
Clayton High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Clayton High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 85 teachers
Clayton High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Clayton High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.59 is more than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 18:1 16:1
Clayton High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
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)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Clayton High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
3%
4%
Clayton High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
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.
0.59 0.45
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.
n/a n/a
Clayton High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1991-2014)
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.
n/a n/a
Clayton High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

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 increased from 71% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $7,964 in this district is less than the state average of $15,636. The district revenue/student has declined by 35% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,247 is less than the state average of $15,099. The district spending/student has declined by 19% over four years.
School District Name Johnston County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
44
1
Number of Students Managed 34,551 912
Johnston County s School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate 76% 76%
Johnston County s School District Graduation Rate (2001-2015)
District Total Revenue $269 MM $14 MM
Johnston County s School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $278 MM $14 MM
Johnston County s School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $7,964 $15,636
Johnston County s School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $8,247 $15,099
Johnston County s School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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  • ClaytonWest Clayton Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 902 students
    0.5 miles
    1012 S Lombard St
    ClaytonNC 27520
    (919)553-7113
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  • ClaytonCooper Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 593 students
    0.8 miles
    849 North Mial St
    ClaytonNC 27520
    (919)553-0256
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  • 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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