Heide Trask High School

  • Heide Trask High School serves 764 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 20-24% (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 20-24% (which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 47% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 51%.

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School Overview

  • Heide Trask High School's student population of 764 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 51 teachers has grown by 13% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students764 students
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Total Classroom Teachers51 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Heide Trask High School's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Heide Trask High School is 0.63, which is more 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 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NC)
Overall School Rank#1958 out of 2,538 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)20-24%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Heide Trask High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
21%
17%
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Black
22%
26%
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White
53%
49%
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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 Heide Trask High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NC.
Diversity Score0.630.46
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Graduation Rate80-84%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
60%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
4%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Heide Trask High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePender County s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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