Dalton Mcmichael High School

  • Dalton Mcmichael High School serves 985 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the NC average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 30% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 50%.
  • Dalton Mcmichael High School operates within the Rockingham County s School District.
  • Rockingham County s School District's 75% graduation rate is lower than the NC state average of 76%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 985 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 56 teachers has declined by 6% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students985 students
Dalton Mcmichael High School Total Students (1995-2015)
Gender %Dalton Mcmichael High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers56 teachers
Dalton Mcmichael High School Total Teachers (1995-2015)
Students by GradeDalton Mcmichael High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
Dalton Mcmichael High School Student Teacher Ratio (1995-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Dalton Mcmichael High School American Indian Students (2000-2003)
Asian
1%
3%
Dalton Mcmichael High School Asian Students (1996-2015)
Hispanic
14%
16%
Dalton Mcmichael High School Black Students (1995-2015)
Black
10%
26%
Dalton Mcmichael High School Black Students (1995-2015)
White
70%
50%
Dalton Mcmichael High School White Students (1995-2015)
Two or more races
5%
4%
Dalton Mcmichael High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsDalton Mcmichael 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.
0.480.66
Dalton Mcmichael High School Diversity Score (1995-2015)
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.
98%
52%
Dalton Mcmichael High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1995-2015)
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.
n/a
5%
Dalton Mcmichael High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

  • Rockingham County s School District's student population of 13,141 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 75% has decreased from 94% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,395 in this district is less than the state average of $10,864. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,247 is less than the state average of $10,591. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameRockingham County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
25
1
Number of Students Managed13,141912
Rockingham County s School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate75%76%
Rockingham County s School District Graduation Rate (2001-2015)
District Total Revenue$128 MM$18 MM
Rockingham County s School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$126 MM$18 MM
Rockingham County s School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$9,395$10,864
Rockingham County s School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$9,247$10,591
Rockingham 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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