Perquimans County High School

  • Perquimans County High School serves 531 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 25-29% (which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 47%) for the 2015-16 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 35-39% (which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 47%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • Perquimans County High School placed in the bottom 50% of all schools in North Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is bottom 50%, and reading proficiency is bottom 50%) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 36% of the student body (majority Black), which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 50%.

School Overview

  • Perquimans County High School's student population of 531 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 36 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students531 students
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Gender %This chart display gender of Perquimans County High School
Total Classroom Teachers36 teachers
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School Comparison

  • Perquimans County High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2,538 schools in North Carolina (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-16 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has stayed the same over five school years.
  • The diversity score of Perquimans County High School is 0.50, which is more 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 2015-2016 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NC)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)25-29%
47%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)35-39%
47%
Student : Teacher Ratio15:116:1
This chart display the student teacher ratio of Perquimans County High School and the average student teacher ratio of North Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
This chart display the percentage of Asian students in Perquimans County High School and the percentage of Asian students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2013-14 school year data.
Hispanic
2%
16%
This chart display the percentage of Hispanic students in Perquimans County High School and the percentage of Hispanic students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Black
31%
26%
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White
64%
50%
This chart display the percentage of White students in Perquimans County High School and the percentage of White students in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Two or more races
3%
4%
This chart display the percentage of students of two or more races in Perquimans County High School and the percentage of students of two or more races in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
All Ethnic GroupsThis chart display the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in Perquimans County High School and the percentage breakdown of students of all ethnic groups in North Carolina by year.NC All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.500.46
This chart display the diversity score of Perquimans County High School and the average diversity score of North Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Graduation Rate90-94%
88%
This chart display graduation rate of Perquimans County High School and graduation rate of North Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Free Lunch
46%
52%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in Perquimans County High School and the percentage of students who is eligible for free lunch in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
Eligible for Reduced Lunch
8%
5%
This chart display the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in Perquimans County High School and the percentage of students who is eligible for reduced lunch in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2015-16 school year data.
School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NamePerquimans County s School District
Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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