Parkland High School

  • Parkland High School serves 1,359 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the NC average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 87% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 50%.
  • Parkland High School operates within the Winston Salem/forsyth County s School District.
  • Winston Salem/forsyth County s School District's 78% graduation rate is higher than the NC state average of 76%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1359 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 85 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,359 students
Parkland High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Parkland High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers85 teachers
Parkland High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradeParkland High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio16:116:1
Parkland High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Parkland High School American Indian Students (1994-2000)
Asian
n/a
3%
Parkland High School Asian Students (1991-2014)
Hispanic
40%
16%
Parkland High School Black Students (1995-2015)
Black
44%
26%
Parkland High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
13%
50%
Parkland High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/an/a
Parkland High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
3%
4%
Parkland High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsParkland 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.
0.630.66
Parkland 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.
67%
52%
Parkland High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1990-2015)
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.
5%
5%
Parkland High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Winston Salem/forsyth County s School District's student population of 54,762 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 78% has decreased from 94% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $10,147 in this district is less than the state average of $11,110. The district revenue/student has declined by 6% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,516 is less than the state average of $11,529. The district spending/student has declined by 11% over four years.
School District NameWinston Salem/forsyth County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
80
1
Number of Students Managed54,762912
Winston Salem/forsyth County s School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate78%76%
Winston Salem/forsyth County s School District Graduation Rate (2001-2010)
District Total Revenue$542 MM$10 MM
Winston Salem/forsyth County s School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending$508 MM$11 MM
Winston Salem/forsyth County s School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student$10,147$11,110
Winston Salem/forsyth County s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student$9,516$11,529
Winston Salem/forsyth County s School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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