Heide Trask High School

  • Heide Trask High School serves 685 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the NC average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 44% of the student body (majority Black), which is less than the state average of 50%.
  • Heide Trask High School operates within the Pender County s School District.
  • Pender County s School District's 79% graduation rate is higher than the NC state average of 76%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 685 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 48 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 685 students
Heide Trask High School Total Students (2005-2015)
Gender % Heide Trask High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 48 teachers
Heide Trask High School Total Teachers (2005-2015)
Students by Grade Heide Trask High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has decreased from 15:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.61 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
Heide Trask High School Student Teacher Ratio (2003-2014)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Heide Trask High School American Indian Students (2012-2013)
Hispanic
17%
16%
Heide Trask High School Black Students (2005-2015)
Black
23%
26%
Heide Trask High School Black Students (2005-2015)
White
56%
50%
Heide Trask High School White Students (2005-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Heide Trask High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
4%
4%
Heide Trask High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
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.
0.61 0.45
Heide Trask High School Diversity Score (2005-2015)
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.
n/a n/a
Heide Trask High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2014)
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 n/a
Heide Trask High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2014)

District Comparison

  • Pender County s School District's student population of 9,085 students has grown by 6% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 79% has increased from 73% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,114 in this district is less than the state average of $15,636. The district revenue/student has declined by 13% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,343 is less than the state average of $15,099. The district spending/student has declined by 7% over four years.
School District Name Pender County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
16
1
Number of Students Managed 9,085 912
Pender County s School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate 79% 76%
Pender County s School District Graduation Rate (2001-2015)
District Total Revenue $71 MM $14 MM
Pender County s School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $73 MM $14 MM
Pender County s School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $8,114 $15,636
Pender County s School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $8,343 $15,099
Pender County s School District District Spending / Student (1992-2015)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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