North Edgecombe High School

  • North Edgecombe High School serves 244 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 11:1 is lower than the NC average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 90% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 50%.
  • North Edgecombe High School operates within the Edgecombe County School District.
  • Edgecombe County School District's 78% graduation rate is higher than the NC state average of 76%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 244 students has declined by 18% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 23 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students244 students
North Edgecombe High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %North Edgecombe High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers23 teachers
North Edgecombe High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeNorth Edgecombe High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio11:116:1
North Edgecombe High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Hispanic
13%
16%
North Edgecombe High School Black Students (1999-2015)
Black
77%
26%
North Edgecombe High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
10%
50%
North Edgecombe High School White Students (1988-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsNorth Edgecombe 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.
0.380.66
North Edgecombe High School Diversity Score (1988-2015)
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.
98%
52%
North Edgecombe High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1988-2015)
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.
n/a
5%
North Edgecombe High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2014)

District Comparison

  • Edgecombe County School District's student population of 5,236 students has decreased by 23% over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 78% has decreased from 93% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,609 in this district is less than the state average of $10,864. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,529 is less than the state average of $10,591. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District NameEdgecombe County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
12
1
Number of Students Managed5,236912
Edgecombe County School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate78%76%
Edgecombe County School District Graduation Rate (2001-2015)
District Total Revenue$66 MM$18 MM
Edgecombe County School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$65 MM$18 MM
Edgecombe County School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$9,609$10,864
Edgecombe County School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$9,529$10,591
Edgecombe County 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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