Scotland High School

  • Scotland High School serves 1,581 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the NC average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 70% of the student body (majority Black), which is more than the state average of 50%.
  • Scotland High School operates within the Scotland County s School District.
  • Scotland County s School District's 74% graduation rate is lower than the NC state average of 76%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1581 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 94 teachers has declined by 15% over five years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students1,581 students
Scotland High School Total Students (2012-2015)
Total Classroom Teachers94 teachers
Scotland High School Total Teachers (2012-2015)
Students by GradeScotland High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

This School(NC) School Average
Student : Teacher Ratio17:116:1
Scotland High School Student Teacher Ratio (2012-2015)
American Indian
16%
1%
Scotland High School American Indian Students (2012-2015)
Asian
n/a
3%
Scotland High School Asian Students (2012-2014)
Hispanic
2%
16%
Scotland High School Black Students (2012-2015)
Black
49%
26%
Scotland High School Black Students (2012-2015)
White
30%
50%
Scotland High School White Students (2012-2015)
Two or more races
3%
4%
Scotland High School Two Or More Races Students (2012-2015)
All Ethnic GroupsScotland 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.
0.650.66
Scotland High School Diversity Score (2012-2015)
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.
99%
52%
Scotland High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2012-2015)
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.
n/a
5%
Scotland High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2012-2014)

District Comparison

  • Scotland County s School District's student population of 6,147 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 74% has decreased from 95% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $13,685 is higher than the state average of $10,864. The district revenue/student has grown by 31% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $12,104 is higher than the state average of $10,591. The district spending/student has grown by 17% over four years.
School District NameScotland County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
14
1
Number of Students Managed6,147912
Scotland County s School District Students Managed (1990-2015)
Graduation Rate74%76%
Scotland County s School District Graduation Rate (2001-2015)
District Total Revenue$86 MM$18 MM
Scotland County s School District District Total Revenue (1996-2015)
District Spending$76 MM$18 MM
Scotland County s School District District Spending (1996-2015)
District Revenue / Student$13,685$10,864
Scotland County s School District District Revenue / Student (1995-2015)
District Spending / Student$12,104$10,591
Scotland County s 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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