Henderson County Early College

  • Henderson County Early College serves 172 students in grades 9-13.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≥90% (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 ≥90% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Henderson County Early College placed in the top 1% of all schools in North Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 1%, and reading proficiency is top 1%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 25:1 is higher than the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 35% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 52%.

Top Placements

Henderson County Early College places among the top 20% of public schools in North Carolina for:

School Overview

  • Henderson County Early College's student population of 172 students has declined by 14% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 7 teachers has grown by 16% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-13
Total Students172 students
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Total Classroom Teachers7 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Henderson County Early College is ranked within the top 1% 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 25:1 has decreased from 34:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Henderson County Early College is 0.51, 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)#8 out of 2555 schools
(Top 1%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≥90%
47%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)≥90%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio25:116:1
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Asian
3%
3%
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Hispanic
27%
17%
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Black
n/a
25%
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White
65%
48%
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Two or more races
5%
4%
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Diversity Score0.510.68
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Graduation Rate≥90%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
36%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameHenderson County Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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