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 Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 985 students
Dalton Mcmichael High School Total Students (1995-2015)
Gender % Dalton Mcmichael High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 56 teachers
Dalton Mcmichael High School Total Teachers (1995-2015)
Students by Grade Dalton Mcmichael High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 16:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.48 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
Dalton Mcmichael High School Student Teacher Ratio (1995-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Dalton Mcmichael High School American Indian Students (2000-2014)
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)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Dalton Mcmichael High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
5%
4%
Dalton Mcmichael High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Dalton Mcmichael High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NC 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.
0.48 0.45
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 (1994-2015)
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 (1999-2013)

District Comparison

  • Rockingham County s School District's student population of 13,141 students has decreased by 5% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 75% has decreased from 94% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,120 in this district is less than the state average of $11,110. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,008 is less than the state average of $11,529. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Rockingham County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
25
1
Number of Students Managed 13,141 912
Rockingham County s School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 75% 76%
Rockingham County s School District Graduation Rate (2001-2010)
District Total Revenue $119 MM $10 MM
Rockingham County s School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $118 MM $11 MM
Rockingham County s School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,120 $11,110
Rockingham County s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,008 $11,529
Rockingham County s School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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