Fred T Foard High School

  • Fred T Foard High School serves 969 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 44% (which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 54% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 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 bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 30%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority Asian and Hispanic), which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 52%.

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 969 students has declined by 5% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 57 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students969 students
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Total Classroom Teachers57 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Fred T Foard High School is ranked within the top 50% of all 2,555 schools in North Carolina (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 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 0.41, 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 School Rank (16-17)#1034 out of 2555 schools
(Top 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
44%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
54%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
9%
3%
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Hispanic
8%
17%
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Black
3%
25%
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White
76%
48%
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score0.410.68
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Graduation Rate
94%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
28%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCatawba County Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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