Fairmont High School

  • Fairmont High School serves 744 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the NC average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 77% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 50%.
  • Fairmont High School operates within the Of Robeson County School District.
  • Of Robeson County School District's 77% graduation rate is higher than the NC state average of 76%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 744 students has grown by 9% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 54 teachers has grown by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 744 students
Fairmont High School Total Students (1991-2015)
Gender % Fairmont High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 54 teachers
Fairmont High School Total Teachers (1991-2015)
Students by Grade Fairmont 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 0.69 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 14:1 16:1
Fairmont High School Student Teacher Ratio (1993-2015)
American Indian
31%
1%
Fairmont High School American Indian Students (1991-2015)
Asian
n/a
3%
Fairmont High School Asian Students (2005-2010)
Hispanic
2%
16%
Fairmont High School Black Students (2003-2015)
Black
41%
26%
Fairmont High School Black Students (1991-2015)
White
23%
50%
Fairmont High School White Students (1991-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Fairmont High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
3%
4%
Fairmont High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Fairmont 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.
0.69 0.45
Fairmont High School Diversity Score (1991-2015)
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.
99%
52%
Fairmont High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1993-2015)
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%
Fairmont High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2013)

District Comparison

  • Of Robeson County School District's student population of 24,090 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 77% has decreased from 91% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,578 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 $9,640 is less than the state average of $11,529. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Of Robeson County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
42
1
Number of Students Managed 24,090 912
 Of Robeson County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 77% 76%
 Of Robeson County School District Graduation Rate (2001-2010)
District Total Revenue $226 MM $10 MM
 Of Robeson County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $227 MM $11 MM
 Of Robeson County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,578 $11,110
 Of Robeson County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,640 $11,529
 Of Robeson 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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