Nash Central High School

  • Nash Central High School serves 1,039 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the NC average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 62% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 50%.
  • Nash Central High School operates within the Nash-rocky Mount s School District.
  • Nash-rocky Mount s School District's 75% graduation rate is lower than the NC state average of 76%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1039 students has declined by 12% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 58 teachers has declined by 15% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,039 students
Nash Central High School Total Students (2005-2015)
Gender %Nash Central High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers58 teachers
Nash Central High School Total Teachers (2005-2015)
Students by GradeNash Central High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio18:116:1
Nash Central High School Student Teacher Ratio (2005-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Nash Central High School American Indian Students (2003-2014)
Hispanic
5%
16%
Nash Central High School Black Students (2005-2015)
Black
53%
26%
Nash Central High School Black Students (2005-2015)
White
38%
50%
Nash Central High School White Students (2005-2015)
Two or more races
4%
4%
Nash Central High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsNash Central 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
Nash Central High School Diversity Score (2005-2015)
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%
Nash Central High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2004-2015)
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.
8%
5%
Nash Central High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2004-2015)

District Comparison

  • Nash-rocky Mount s School District's student population of 16,151 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 75% has decreased from 93% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,190 in this district is less than the state average of $10,864. The district revenue/student has grown by 5% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,419 is less than the state average of $10,591. The district spending/student has grown by 8% over four years.
School District NameNash-rocky Mount s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
28
1
Number of Students Managed16,151912
Nash-rocky Mount s School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate75%76%
Nash-rocky Mount s School District Graduation Rate (2001-2015)
District Total Revenue$154 MM$18 MM
Nash-rocky Mount s School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$158 MM$18 MM
Nash-rocky Mount s School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$9,190$10,864
Nash-rocky Mount s School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$9,419$10,591
Nash-rocky Mount 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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