North Surry High School

  • North Surry High School serves 878 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 40-44% (which is lower 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 45-49% (which is approximately equal to the North Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 23% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 51%.

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School Overview

  • North Surry High School's student population of 878 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 56 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students878 students
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Total Classroom Teachers56 teachers
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School Comparison

  • North Surry High School's student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of North Surry High School is 0.38, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.46. 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#1799 out of 2,538 schools
(Bottom 50%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)40-44%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)45-49%
46%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of North Surry High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
17%
17%
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Black
4%
26%
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White
77%
49%
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in North Surry High School.This chart display the percentage breakdown of public school students of all ethnic groups in NC.
Diversity Score0.380.46
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Graduation Rate
86%
88%
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Eligible for Free Lunch
44%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
9%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in North Surry High School and the percentage of public school students who is eligible for reduced lunch in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2016-17 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameSurry County s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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A - The quality of the academic programs are awesome. They are one of the best in the state. B. They have a wide variety of music, art, sports, and extracurricular activities including the best ROTC program in the state. D. The facilities are awesome. They are trying to update the school by adding on for the wellbeing of their students and their education. E. Parents are encouraged to get involved in the school. Go Check it out.As a gformer student, I love this school and I am proud to be a member of the North Surry High School Class of 1998.
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