South Robeson High School

3268 South Robeson Rd

Rowland, NC 28383
(School attendance zone shown in map)

Tel: (910)422-3987
  • South Robeson High School serves 489 students in grades 9-12.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 6-9% (which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 47%) for the 2015-2016 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 15-19% (which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 47%) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • South Robeson 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 2015-2016 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 12:1 is lower than the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 97% of the student body (majority American Indian), which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 50%.
  • South Robeson High School operates within the Of Robeson County School District.
  • Of Robeson County School District's 86% graduation rate is lower than the North Carolina state average of 88%.

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School Overview

  • South Robeson High School's student population of 489 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 42 teachers has declined by 6% over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades 9-12
Total Students489 students
South Robeson High School Total Students (1989-2016)
Gender %South Robeson High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers42 teachers
South Robeson High School Total Teachers (1989-2016)
Students by GradeSouth Robeson High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • South Robeson High School is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 2538 schools in North Carolina (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
  • The school's student:teacher ratio of 12:1 has increased from 11:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of South Robeson High School is 0.57, 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)6-9%
47%
Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)15-19%
47%
Student : Teacher Ratio12:116:1
South Robeson High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2016)
American Indian
59%
1%
South Robeson High School American Indian Students (1989-2016)
Hispanic
4%
16%
South Robeson High School Black Students (1996-2016)
Black
29%
26%
South Robeson High School Black Students (1989-2016)
White
3%
50%
South Robeson High School White Students (1989-2016)
Two or more races
5%
4%
South Robeson High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2016)
All Ethnic GroupsSouth Robeson High School All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity BreakdownNC All Ethnic Groups Ethnicity Breakdown
Diversity Score0.570.46
South Robeson High School Diversity Score (1989-2016)
Graduation Rate90-94%
88%
South Robeson High School Graduation Rate (2011-2016)
Eligible for Free Lunch
98%
52%
South Robeson High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2016)
Eligible for Reduced Lunchn/a
5%
South Robeson High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2001-2014)

    District Comparison

    • The school district of South Robeson High School is Of Robeson County School District, which is ranked within the bottom 50% of all 272 school districts in North Carolina (based off of combined Math and Reading proficiency testing data) for the 2015-2016 school year.
    • Of Robeson County School District's student population of 23,943 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
    • The district's graduation rate of 86% has increased from 79% over five school years.
    • The revenue/student of $8,761 in this district is less than the state average of $8,969. The district revenue/student has declined by 8% over four school years.
    • The district's spending/student of $8,892 is higher than the state average of $8,766. The district spending/student has declined by 7% over four school years.
    School District Name Of Robeson County School District
    Number of Schools
    Managed
    42
    1
    Number of Students Managed23,943870
     Of Robeson County School District Students Managed (1988-2016)
    District Math Test Scores (% Proficient)
    26%
    47%
    District Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)
    25%
    47%
    District Graduation Rate
    86%
    88%
    District Total Revenue$216 MM$8 MM
    District Spending$219 MM$8 MM
    District Revenue / Student$8,761$8,969
    District Spending / Student$8,892$8,766
    School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
    Source: 2015-2016 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

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