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 16% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 66 teachers has grown by 10% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,244 students
Piedmont High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Piedmont High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 66 teachers
Piedmont High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Piedmont High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 19:1 has increased from 18:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.26 is less than the state average of 0.45. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five years.
This School (NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio 19:1 16:1
Piedmont High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
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)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Piedmont High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
1%
4%
Piedmont High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Piedmont High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown NC 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.
0.26 0.45
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 (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.
3%
5%
Piedmont High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

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 $8,098 in this district is less than the state average of $11,110. The district revenue/student has declined by 42% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,689 is less than the state average of $11,529. The district spending/student has declined by 25% over four years.
School District Name Union County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
52
1
Number of Students Managed 41,650 912
Union County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 88% 76%
Union County School District Graduation Rate (2001-2010)
District Total Revenue $333 MM $10 MM
Union County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $357 MM $11 MM
Union County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $8,098 $11,110
Union County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $8,689 $11,529
Union County School District District Spending / Student (1990-2014)
School Statewide Testing View Education Department Test Scores
Source: 2015 (latest year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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