South Lenoir High School

  • South Lenoir High School serves 789 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 is equal to the NC average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 34% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 50%.
  • South Lenoir High School operates within the Lenoir County School District.
  • Lenoir County School District's 70% graduation rate is lower than the NC state average of 76%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 789 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 50 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 789 students
South Lenoir High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % South Lenoir High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 50 teachers
South Lenoir High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade South Lenoir High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 16:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.52 is more 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 16:1 16:1
South Lenoir High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
n/a
3%
South Lenoir High School Asian Students (1997-2010)
Hispanic
17%
16%
South Lenoir High School Black Students (1995-2015)
Black
15%
26%
South Lenoir High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
66%
50%
South Lenoir High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
South Lenoir High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
2%
4%
South Lenoir High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups South Lenoir 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.
0.52 0.45
South Lenoir 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.
98%
52%
South Lenoir 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.
n/a
5%
South Lenoir High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2013)

District Comparison

  • Lenoir County School District's student population of 9,274 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 70% has decreased from 93% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,647 in this district is less than the state average of $11,110. The district revenue/student has declined by 5% over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,883 is less than the state average of $11,529. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Lenoir County School District
Number of Schools
Managed
17
1
Number of Students Managed 9,274 912
Lenoir County School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 70% 76%
Lenoir County School District Graduation Rate (2001-2010)
District Total Revenue $79 MM $10 MM
Lenoir County School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $81 MM $11 MM
Lenoir County School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $8,647 $11,110
Lenoir County School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $8,883 $11,529
Lenoir 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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