James Hunt High School

  • James Hunt High School serves 1,375 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the NC average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 59% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 50%.
  • James Hunt High School operates within the Wilson County s School District.
  • Wilson County s School District's 68% graduation rate is lower than the NC state average of 76%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1375 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 78 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,375 students
James Hunt High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % James Hunt High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 78 teachers
James Hunt High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade James Hunt High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has increased from 17:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.64 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 18:1 16:1
James Hunt High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2014)
Asian
1%
3%
James Hunt High School Asian Students (1996-2015)
Hispanic
14%
16%
James Hunt High School Black Students (1991-2015)
Black
42%
26%
James Hunt High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
41%
50%
James Hunt High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
James Hunt High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
2%
4%
James Hunt 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.
0.64 0.45
James Hunt High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
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James Hunt High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2014)
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.
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James Hunt High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

  • Wilson County s School District's student population of 12,386 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 68% has increased from 54% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,078 in this district is less than the state average of $15,636. The district revenue/student has declined by 5% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,219 is less than the state average of $15,099. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Wilson County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
25
1
Number of Students Managed 12,386 912
Wilson County s School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate 68% 76%
Wilson County s School District Graduation Rate (2001-2015)
District Total Revenue $101 MM $14 MM
Wilson County s School District District Total Revenue (1995-2015)
District Spending $103 MM $14 MM
Wilson County s School District District Spending (1995-2015)
District Revenue / Student $8,078 $15,636
Wilson County s School District District Revenue / Student (1992-2015)
District Spending / Student $8,219 $15,099
Wilson 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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