Davidson County High School

2061 E Holly Grove Road
Rank
1/
10
Bottom 50%
Davidson County High School serves 92 students in grades 6-12.
Davidson County High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in North Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤10% (which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 48%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is ≤20% (which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year.
The student:teacher ratio of 7:1 is lower than the North Carolina state level of 15:1.
Minority enrollment is 20% of the student body (majority Black and Hispanic), which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 52% (majority Black).

Top Placements

Davidson County High School places among the top 20% of public schools in North Carolina for:

School Overview

Davidson County High School's student population of 92 students has grown by 31% over five school years.
The teacher population of 13 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
School TypeAlternative school
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students92 students
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Total Classroom Teachers13 teachers
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School Comparison

Davidson County High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,561 schools in North Carolina (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
The diversity score of Davidson County High School is 0.35, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NC)
Overall Testing Rank
#2432 out of 2561 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤10%
48%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
≤20%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio7:115:1
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American Indian
1%
1%
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Asian
2%
4%
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Hispanic
4%
18%
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Black
6%
25%
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White
80%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
7%
4%
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Diversity Score
0.350.68
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Graduation Rate
75-79%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
51%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDavidson County Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

The nearest high school to Davidson County High School is Yadkin Valley Regional Career Academy (0.1 miles away)
The nearest middle school and elementary school is Stoner-thomas School (0.6 miles away)
Show me:
  • School (Math and Reading Proficiency) Location Miles Grades Students
  • Lexington Yadkin Valley Regional Career Academy Math: ≤20% | Reading: 70-79%
    Rank
    7/
    10
    Top 50%
    Grades: 9-13 | 150 students
    0.1 miles
    2065 E. Holly Grove Road
    Lexington, NC 27292
    (336) 242-5820
    0.1 9-13 150
  • Lexington Stoner-thomas School Special Education School
    Math: ≤10% | Reading: 11-19%
    Rank
    1/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: K-12 | 94 students
    0.6 miles
    215 County School Road
    Lexington, NC 27292
    (336) 248-5421
    0.6 K-12 94
  • Lexington Davis-townsend Elementary School Math: 65% | Reading: 45%
    Rank
    8/
    10
    Top 30%
    Grades: PK-5 | 498 students
    1.6 miles
    975 Heath Church Road
    Lexington, NC 27292
    (336) 249-9880
    1.6 PK-5 498
  • Lexington Lexington Middle School Math: 30% | Reading: 33%
    Rank
    3/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 6-8 | 687 students
    3.4 miles
    100 W Hemstead Street
    Lexington, NC 27292
    (336) 242-1567
    3.4 6-8 687
  • Lexington Lexington Senior High School Math: ≤5% | Reading: 30-34%
    Rank
    2/
    10
    Bottom 50%
    Grades: 9-12 | 837 students
    3.6 miles
    26 Penry Street
    Lexington, NC 27292
    (336) 242-1574
    3.6 9-12 837

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