John A Holmes High School

  • John A Holmes High School serves 659 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the NC average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 54% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 50%.
  • John A Holmes High School operates within the Edenton-chowan s School District.
  • Edenton-chowan s School District's 74% graduation rate is lower than the NC state average of 76%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 659 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 45 teachers has declined by 8% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students659 students
John A Holmes High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %John A Holmes High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers45 teachers
John A Holmes High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeJohn A Holmes High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
John A Holmes High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
1%
3%
John A Holmes High School Asian Students (2006-2015)
Hispanic
5%
16%
John A Holmes High School Black Students (1999-2015)
Black
46%
26%
John A Holmes High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
46%
50%
John A Holmes High School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
2%
4%
John A Holmes High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsJohn A Holmes High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNC All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
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.
0.580.66
John A Holmes 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.
51%
52%
John A Holmes High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2015)
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.
7%
5%
John A Holmes High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Edenton-chowan s School District's student population of 2,263 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 74% has decreased from 95% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,842 is higher than the state average of $10,864. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $11,522 is higher than the state average of $10,591. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameEdenton-chowan s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
4
1
Number of Students Managed2,263912
Edenton-chowan s School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate74%76%
Edenton-chowan s School District Graduation Rate (2001-2015)
District Total Revenue$27 MM$18 MM
Edenton-chowan s School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$27 MM$18 MM
Edenton-chowan s School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$11,842$10,864
Edenton-chowan s School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$11,522$10,591
Edenton-chowan s School District District Spending / Student (1995-2015)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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