Fred T Foard High School

  • Fred T Foard High School serves 1,004 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 47% (which is equal to the North Carolina state average of 47%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 51% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 47%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Fred T Foard High School placed in the top 50% of all schools in North Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 21% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 50%.

Top Placements

Fred T Foard High School places among the top 20% of public schools in North Carolina for:

School Overview

  • Fred T Foard High School's student population of 1,004 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 59 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,004 students
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Total Classroom Teachers59 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Fred T Foard High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,538 schools in North Carolina (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Fred T Foard High School is 0.37, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.46. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NC)
Overall School Rank#997 out of 2,538 schools
(Top 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
47%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
51%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
8%
3%
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Hispanic
6%
16%
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Black
3%
26%
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White
79%
50%
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Fred T Foard High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NC.
Diversity Score0.370.46
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Graduation Rate
93%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
28%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
5%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCatawba County s School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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