Piedmont High School

  • Piedmont High School serves 1,244 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 is higher than the NC average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 14% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 50%.
  • Piedmont High School operates within the Union County School District.
  • Union County School District's 88% graduation rate is higher than the NC state average of 76%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1244 students has grown by 9% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 66 teachers has grown by 6% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,244 students
Piedmont High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender %Piedmont High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers66 teachers
Piedmont High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by GradePiedmont High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio19:116:1
Piedmont High School Student Teacher Ratio (1988-2015)
Asian
1%
3%
Piedmont High School Asian Students (2002-2015)
Hispanic
7%
16%
Piedmont High School Black Students (1999-2015)
Black
5%
26%
Piedmont High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
86%
50%
Piedmont High School White Students (1988-2015)
Two or more races
1%
4%
Piedmont High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsPiedmont 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.
0.260.66
Piedmont 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.
18%
52%
Piedmont High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2015)
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.
3%
5%
Piedmont High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Union County School District's student population of 41,650 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 88% has decreased from 96% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $11,195 is higher than the state average of $10,864. The district revenue/student has grown by 38% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $9,134 is less than the state average of $10,591. The district spending/student has grown by 5% over four years.
School District NameUnion County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
52
1
Number of Students Managed41,650912
Union County School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate88%76%
Union County School District Graduation Rate (2001-2015)
District Total Revenue$455 MM$18 MM
Union County School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$371 MM$18 MM
Union County School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$11,195$10,864
Union County School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$9,134$10,591
Union 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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    Indian TrailNC 28079
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    4.2 miles
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