Stokes County Schools School District

100 Courthouse Circle
Danbury, NC 27016
(District boundaries shown in map)
6/
10
Top 50%

Top Rankings

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

Category
Attribute
Community Size
Largest student body (number of students) (Top 1%)
For the 2024 school year, there are 5 public high schools serving 1,812 students in Stokes County Schools School District. This district's average high testing ranking is 7/10, which is in the top 50% of public high schools in North Carolina.
Public High Schools in Stokes County Schools School District have an average math proficiency score of 64% (versus the North Carolina public high school average of 58%), and reading proficiency score of 57% (versus the 58% statewide average).
Public High School in Stokes County School School District have a Graduation Rate of 77%, which is less than the North Carolina average of 85%.
The school with highest graduation rate is West Stokes High School, with ≥95% graduation rate. Read more about public school graduation rate statistics in North Carolina or national school graduation rate statistics.
Minority enrollment is 13% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the North Carolina public high school average of 53% (majority Black).

Overview

This School District
This State (NC)
# Schools
19 Schools
738 Schools
# Students
5,517 Students
539,647 Students
# Teachers
399 Teachers
32,877 Teachers
Student : Teacher Ratio
14:1
14:1

District Rank

Stokes County Schools School District, which is ranked within the top 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 88% has increased from 87% over five school years.
This School District
State Average (NC)
#150 out of 325 school districts
(Top 50%)
This chart display the overall district rank of Stokes County Schools  School District, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
54%
51%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Stokes 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.
49%
50%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Stokes 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.
62%
63%
This chart display the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of Stokes County Schools  School District and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Science of NC by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
88%
86%
This chart display public school graduation rate of Stokes County Schools  School District and public school graduation rate of NC by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.

Students by Ethnicity:

0.24
0.68
# American Indian Students
6 Students
5,866 Students
% American Indian Students
n/a
1%
# Asian Students
17 Students
18,660 Students
% Asian Students
n/a
3%
# Hispanic Students
319 Students
100,068 Students
% Hispanic Students
6%
19%
# Black Students
151 Students
133,085 Students
% Black Students
3%
25%
# White Students
4,794 Students
256,757 Students
% White Students
87%
47%
# Hawaiian Students
1 Student
713 Students
% Hawaiian Students
n/a
n/a
# Two or more races Students
231 Students
26,206 Students
% of Two or more races Students
4%
5%

Students by Grade:

# Students in PK Grade:
97
543
# Students in K Grade:
403
5,886
# Students in 1st Grade:
347
5,830
# Students in 2nd Grade:
383
6,059
# Students in 3rd Grade:
370
6,186
# Students in 4th Grade:
405
6,315
# Students in 5th Grade:
430
6,848
# Students in 6th Grade:
424
10,258
# Students in 7th Grade:
420
11,024
# Students in 8th Grade:
449
10,933
# Students in 9th Grade:
512
142,946
# Students in 10th Grade:
436
119,163
# Students in 11th Grade:
425
110,398
# Students in 12th Grade:
416
97,258
# Ungraded Students:
-
-

District Revenue and Spending

The revenue/student of $12,312 is higher than the state median of $11,354. The school district revenue/student has grown by 11% over four school years.
The school district's spending/student of $12,028 is higher than the state median of $11,785. The school district spending/student has grown by 9% over four school years.
This School District
This State (NC)
Total Revenue
$68 MM
$17,307 MM
This chart display total revenue of Stokes 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
$66 MM
$17,964 MM
This chart display total spending of Stokes 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
$12,312
$11,354
This chart display average revenue per public school student in Stokes 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
$12,028
$11,785
This chart display average spending per public school student in Stokes 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 Stokes County Schools School District Public High Schools (2024)

School
(Math and Reading Proficiency)
Location
Grades
Students
Rank: #11.
Stokes Early College High School
(Math: 70-79% | Reading: ≥90%)
Rank:
10/
10
Top 10%
1165 Dodgetown Rd
Walnut Cove, NC 27052
(336) 593-5405
Grades: 9-13
| 150 students
Rank: #22.
West Stokes High School
(Math: 70-79% | Reading: 65-69%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1400 Priddy Road
King, NC 27021
(336) 983-2099
Grades: 9-12
| 761 students
Rank: #33.
North Stokes High School
(Math: 80-89% | Reading: 55-59%)
Rank:
9/
10
Top 20%
1350 N Stokes Sch Rd
Danbury, NC 27016
(336) 593-8134
Grades: 9-12
| 300 students
Rank: #44.
South Stokes High School
(Math: 75-79% | Reading: 45-49%)
Rank:
8/
10
Top 30%
1100 S Stokes High Drive
Walnut Cove, NC 27052
(336) 994-2995
Grades: 9-12
| 528 students
Rank: #55.
Meadowbrook Academy
Alternative School
(Math: ≤10% | Reading: 11-19%)
Rank:
1/
10
Bottom 50%
817 Meadowbrook Drive
King, NC 27021
(336) 985-3224
Grades: 6-12
| 73 students

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • District size: 19 schools
  • Grades: PK-13
  • Enrollment: 5,517 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 14:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 13%
  • : 88% (Top 50% in NC)
  • : Top 50%
  • : 54% (Top 50%)
  • : 49% (Btm 50%)
  • : 62% (Btm 50%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NC Dept. of Education

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