Kings Mountain High School

  • Kings Mountain High School serves 1,226 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is ≤1% (which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 48%) for the 2017-18 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 46% (which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 47%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Kings Mountain High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in North Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is top 50%) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • Minority enrollment is 31% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 52%.

School Overview

  • Kings Mountain High School's student population of 1,226 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 78 teachers has declined by 10% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,226 students
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Total Classroom Teachers78 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Kings Mountain High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,561 schools in North Carolina (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2017-18 school year.
  • The diversity score of Kings Mountain High School is 0.48, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.68. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2017-2018 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NC)
Overall Testing Rank#1890 out of 2561 schools
(Bottom 50%)
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Math Test Scores (% Proficient)≤1%
48%
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Reading/Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
46%
47%
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Student : Teacher Ratio16:1n/a
American Indian
n/a
1%
Asian
2%
4%
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Hispanic
3%
18%
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Black
20%
25%
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White
69%
48%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
6%
4%
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Diversity Score0.480.68
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Graduation Rate
89%
86%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
40%
52%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameCleveland County Schools School District
Source: 2017-2018 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Kings Mountain Kings Mountain Middle School
    Grades: 7-8 | 632 students
    0.2 miles
    1000 Phifer Road
    Kings Mountain, NC 28086
    (704) 476-8340
    0.2 7-8 632
  • Kings Mountain Kings Mountain Intermediate
    Grades: 5-6 | 648 students
    0.8 miles
    227 Kings Mountain Boulevard
    Kings Mountain, NC 28086
    (704) 476-8366
    0.8 5-6 648
  • Kings Mountain West Elementary School
    Grades: PK-4 | 304 students
    1.2 miles
    500 W Mountain Street
    Kings Mountain, NC 28086
    (704) 476-8345
    1.2 PK-4 304
  • Kings Mountain North Elementary School
    Grades: PK-4 | 298 students
    2.2 miles
    900 N Ramseur Street
    Kings Mountain, NC 28086
    (704) 476-8225
    2.2 PK-4 298
  • Kings Mountain East Elementary School
    Grades: PK-4 | 247 students
    2.6 miles
    600 Cleveland Avenue
    Kings Mountain, NC 28086
    (704) 476-8356
    2.6 PK-4 247

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