East Carteret High School

  • East Carteret High School serves 596 students in grades 6-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the NC average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 50%.
  • East Carteret High School operates within the Carteret County School District.

School Overview

  • The student population of 596 students has grown by 9% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 43 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 6-12
Total Students 596 students
East Carteret High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % East Carteret High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 43 teachers
East Carteret High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade East Carteret High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.27 is less 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 14:1 16:1
East Carteret High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
East Carteret High School American Indian Students (2006-2014)
Asian
n/a
3%
East Carteret High School Asian Students (1993-2014)
Hispanic
1%
16%
East Carteret High School Black Students (1992-2015)
Black
11%
26%
East Carteret High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
85%
50%
East Carteret High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
East Carteret High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
3%
4%
East Carteret High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups East Carteret 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.
0.27 0.45
East Carteret 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.
34%
52%
East Carteret High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2015)
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.
4%
5%
East Carteret High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Carteret County School District's student population of 8,524 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,225 in this district is less than the state average of $11,110. The district revenue/student has declined by 25% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,807 is less than the state average of $11,529. The district spending/student has declined by 12% over four years.
School District Name Carteret County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
17
1
Number of Students Managed 8,524 912
Carteret County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
District Total Revenue $78 MM $10 MM
Carteret County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $83 MM $11 MM
Carteret County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,225 $11,110
Carteret County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,807 $11,529
Carteret County 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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