Graham County Schools School District

52 Moose Branch Road
Robbinsville, NC 28771
(District boundaries shown in map)
2/
10
Bottom 50%

Top Rankings

Graham County Schools School District ranks among the top 20% of public school district in North Carolina for:

Category
Attribute
Graduation Rate
Highest graduation rate (Top 20%)
Student Attention
Lowest student:teacher ratio (Top 1%)
For the 2024 school year, there is 1 public middle school serving 255 students in Graham County Schools School District. This district's average middle testing ranking is 3/10, which is in the bottom 50% of public middle schools in North Carolina.
Public Middle School in Graham County School School District have an average math proficiency score of 30% (versus the North Carolina public middle school average of 47%), and reading proficiency score of 42% (versus the 49% statewide average).
Minority enrollment is 24% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is less than the North Carolina public middle school average of 55% (majority Black).

Overview

This School District
This State (NC)
# Schools
3 Schools
872 Schools
# Students
1,160 Students
493,036 Students
# Teachers
92 Teachers
31,852 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
13:1
13:1

District Rank

Graham County Schools School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 325 school districts in North Carolina (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data) for the 2021-2022 school year.
The school district's graduation rate of 90-94% has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School District
State Average (NC)
#262 out of 325 school districts
(Bottom 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Graham County Schools  School District, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
31%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Graham County Schools  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of NC by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
38%
50%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Graham County Schools  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of NC by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
90-94%
86%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Graham County Schools  School District and public school graduation rate of NC by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.39
0.70
# American Indian Students
202 Students
6,081 Students
% American Indian Students
17%
1%
# Asian Students
6 Students
17,720 Students
% Asian Students
1%
4%
# Hispanic Students
53 Students
93,969 Students
% Hispanic Students
5%
19%
# Black Students
6 Students
126,147 Students
% Black Students
n/a
26%
# White Students
885 Students
221,858 Students
% White Students
76%
45%
# Hawaiian Students
n/a
704 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
8 Students
25,696 Students
% of Two or more races Students
1%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
36
1,655
# Students in K Grade:
99
15,881
# Students in 1st Grade:
79
15,628
# Students in 2nd Grade:
92
15,807
# Students in 3rd Grade:
74
15,937
# Students in 4th Grade:
85
15,972
# Students in 5th Grade:
84
18,686
# Students in 6th Grade:
92
111,500
# Students in 7th Grade:
70
121,315
# Students in 8th Grade:
93
123,349
# Students in 9th Grade:
92
11,186
# Students in 10th Grade:
86
9,855
# Students in 11th Grade:
89
8,836
# Students in 12th Grade:
89
7,429
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $14,336 is higher than the state median of $11,354. The school district revenue/student has grown by 9% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $14,495 is higher than the state median of $11,785. The school district spending/student has grown by 10% over four school years.
This School District
This State (NC)
Total Revenue (20-21)
$17 MM
$17,307 MM
This chart display total revenue of Graham County Schools  School District and median value from total revenues of all school districts in NC by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending (20-21)
$17 MM
$17,964 MM
This chart display total spending of Graham County Schools  School District and median value from total spendings of all school districts in NC by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Revenue / Student (20-21)
$14,336
$11,354
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Graham County Schools  School District and average revenue per public school student of all school districts in NC by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.
Spending / Student (20-21)
$14,495
$11,785
This chart display average spending per public school student in Graham County Schools  School District and average spending per public school student of all school districts in NC by year, with the latest 2020-21 school year data.

Best Graham County Schools School District Public Middle Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Robbinsville Middle School
(Math: 30% | Reading: 42%)
Rank:
3/
10
Bottom 50%
301b Sweetwater Road
Robbinsville, NC 28771
(828) 479-9840
Grades: 6-8
| 255 students

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 3 schools
  • Grades: PK-12
  • Enrollment: 1,160 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 13:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 24%
  • : 90-94% (Top 20% in NC)
  • : Bottom 50%
  • : 31% (Btm 50%)
  • : 38% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NC Dept. of Education

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