Hawthorne High School

  • Hawthorne High School serves 179 students in grades 6-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 60-69% (which is higher 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 70-79% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 9:1 is lower than the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 88% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 51%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Hawthorne High School's student population of 179 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 20 teachers has declined by 20% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 6-12
Total Students179 students
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Total Classroom Teachers20 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hawthorne High School's student:teacher ratio of 9:1 has increased from 7:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Hawthorne High School is 0.58, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.67. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NC)
Overall School Rank#620 out of 2,538 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)60-69%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)70-79%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio9:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
25%
17%
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Black
59%
26%
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White
12%
49%
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Two or more races
1%
4%
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Diversity Score0.580.67
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Graduation Rate≥50%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
51%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCharlotte-Mecklenburg s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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