Manteo High School

  • Manteo High School serves 504 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 55-59% (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 65-69% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • Manteo High School placed in the top 20% of all schools in North Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 20%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 29% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 51%.

Top Placements

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

School Overview

  • Manteo High School's student population of 504 students has grown by 8% over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 37 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students504 students
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Total Classroom Teachers37 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Manteo High School is ranked within the top 20% of all 2,555 schools in North Carolina (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 12:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Manteo High School is 0.46, 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#427 out of 2555 schools
(Top 20%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)55-59%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
18%
17%
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Black
7%
26%
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White
71%
49%
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Two or more races
4%
4%
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Diversity Score0.460.67
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Graduation Rate≥95%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
35%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
6%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameDare County Schools School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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