Hillside New Technical High School

  • Hillside New Technical High School serves 210 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 11-19% (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 40-49% (which is approximately equal to the North Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 98% of the student body (majority Black), which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 51%.

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School Overview

  • Hillside New Technical High School's student population of 210 students has declined by 34% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 18 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students210 students
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Total Classroom Teachers18 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hillside New Technical High School's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has decreased from 16:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Hillside New Technical High School is 0.26, which is less 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#1776 out of 2,538 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)11-19%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)40-49%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio12:116:1
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
13%
17%
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Black
85%
26%
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White
2%
49%
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Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score0.260.46
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Graduation Rate≥90%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
52%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDurham Public s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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