John T Hoggard High School

  • John T Hoggard High School serves 1,803 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 67% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 47%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 68% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 47%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • John T Hoggard High School placed in the top 10% of all schools in North Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 20%, and reading proficiency is top 10%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 26% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 50%.
  • John T Hoggard High School operates within the New Hanover County s School District.
  • New Hanover County s School District's 83% graduation rate is lower than the North Carolina state average of 88%.

Top Placements

John T Hoggard High School places among the top 20% of public schools in North Carolina for:

  • Category Attribute
  • Overall Rank Highest overall rank (Top 10%)
  • Math Proficiency Highest math proficiency (Top 20%)
  • Reading Language/Arts Proficiency Highest reading language/arts proficiency (Top 10%)
  • Community Size Largest student body (number of students) (Top 5%)

School Overview

  • John T Hoggard High School's student population of 1803 students has grown by 10% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 94 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,803 students
John T Hoggard High School Total Students (1989-2016)
Gender %John T Hoggard High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers94 teachers
John T Hoggard High School Total Teachers (1989-2016)
Students by GradeJohn T Hoggard High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • John T Hoggard High School is ranked within the top 10% of all 2538 schools in North Carolina (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 18:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of John T Hoggard High School is 0.43, 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 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NC)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
67%
47%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
68%
47%
Student : Teacher Ratio19:116:1
John T Hoggard High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2016)
American Indian
n/a
1%
John T Hoggard High School American Indian Students (2004-2012)
Asian
2%
3%
John T Hoggard High School Asian Students (1989-2016)
Hispanic
8%
16%
John T Hoggard High School Black Students (1993-2016)
Black
13%
26%
John T Hoggard High School Black Students (1989-2016)
White
74%
50%
John T Hoggard High School White Students (1989-2016)
Two or more races
3%
4%
John T Hoggard High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsJohn T Hoggard High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNC All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.430.46
John T Hoggard High School Diversity Score (1989-2016)
Graduation Rate
90%
88%
John T Hoggard High School Graduation Rate (2011-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
22%
52%
John T Hoggard High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
3%
5%
John T Hoggard High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2016)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of John T Hoggard High School is New Hanover County s School District, which is ranked within the top 50% of all 272 school districts in North Carolina (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • New Hanover County s School District's student population of 26,214 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The district's graduation rate of 83% has increased from 74% over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $13,284 is higher than the state average of $8,969. The district revenue/student has grown by 41% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $10,163 is higher than the state average of $8,766. The district spending/student has grown by 5% over four school years.
    School District NameNew Hanover County s School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    42
    1
    Number of Students Managed26,214870
    New Hanover County s School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    55%
    47%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    53%
    47%
    District Graduation Rate
    83%
    88%
    District Total Revenue$343 MM$8 MM
    District Spending$263 MM$8 MM
    District Revenue / Student$13,284$8,969
    District Spending / Student$10,163$8,766
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

    Nearby Public Schools

    Show me:

    School Reviews

    Review John T Hoggard High School. Reviews should be a few sentences in length. Please include any comments on:

    • Quality of academic programs, teachers, and facilities
    • Availability of music, art, sports and other extracurricular activities

    I am a:

    Name or Alias:

    Your review:

    Rate this school:
    Recent Articles
    We analyze on a new study that shows restricting sugary snacks in vending machines in schools resulted in less weight-gain over a three-year period.
    A number of school districts across the country are considering the closure of some of their public schools. We’ll look at reasons for the closures and what parents are doing to protest.
    We report on the back to school campaign launched by CPS despite huge issues facing the district, including reports of school officials lying to get their children free lunches, conflicts between administrators and teachers’ union, and a lower bond rating.