Hobbton High School

  • Hobbton High School serves 547 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 50-54% (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 50-54% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 60% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 51%.

School Overview

  • Hobbton High School's student population of 547 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 35 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students547 students
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Total Classroom Teachers35 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Hobbton High School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has increased from 15:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Hobbton High School is 0.64, 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#1909 out of 2,538 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)50-54%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Hispanic
41%
17%
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Black
19%
26%
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White
40%
49%
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Two or more races
n/a
4%
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Diversity Score0.640.67
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Graduation Rate75-79%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
94%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSampson County s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Newton Grove Hobbton Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 505 students
    0.2 miles
    12361 Hobbton Hwy
    Newton Grove, NC 28366
    (910)594-0392
    0.2 PK-5 505
  • Newton Grove Hobbton Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 423 students
    0.2 miles
    12081 Hobbton Hwy
    Newton Grove, NC 28366
    (910)594-1420
    0.2 6-8 423
  • Faison Hargrove Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 397 students
    8.0 miles
    7725 Faison Hwy
    Faison, NC 28341
    (910)533-3444
    8.0 PK-5 397
  • Newton Grove Midway High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 764 students
    8.4 miles
    15274 Spiveys Corner Highway
    Newton Grove, NC 28366
    (910)567-6664
    8.4 9-12 764
  • Dunn Midway Elementary School
    Grades: PK-5 | 435 students
    10.0 miles
    15375 Spiveys Corner Highway
    Dunn, NC 28334
    (910)567-2244
    10.0 PK-5 435

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