Southern Nash High School

  • Southern Nash High School serves 1,189 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the NC average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 50% of the student body (majority Black), which is equal to the state average of 50%.
  • Southern Nash High School operates within the Nash-rocky Mount s School District.
  • Nash-rocky Mount s School District's 75% graduation rate is lower than the NC state average of 76%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1189 students has declined by 6% over five years.
  • The teacher population of 66 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,189 students
Southern Nash High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Southern Nash High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 66 teachers
Southern Nash High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Southern Nash High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 has decreased from 19:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.65 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 18:1 16:1
Southern Nash High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
Asian
n/a
3%
Southern Nash High School Asian Students (1998-2013)
Hispanic
23%
16%
Southern Nash High School Black Students (1990-2015)
Black
24%
26%
Southern Nash High School Black Students (1988-2015)
White
50%
50%
Southern Nash High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Southern Nash High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
3%
4%
Southern Nash High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Southern Nash 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.
0.65 0.45
Southern Nash 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.
49%
52%
Southern Nash 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.
7%
5%
Southern Nash High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2000-2015)

District Comparison

  • Nash-rocky Mount s School District's student population of 16,151 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 75% has decreased from 94% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,721 in this district is less than the state average of $11,110. The district revenue/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
  • The district's spending/student of $8,718 is less than the state average of $11,529. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Nash-rocky Mount s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
28
1
Number of Students Managed 16,151 912
Nash-rocky Mount s School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 75% 76%
Nash-rocky Mount s School District Graduation Rate (2001-2010)
District Total Revenue $140 MM $10 MM
Nash-rocky Mount s School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $140 MM $11 MM
Nash-rocky Mount s School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $8,721 $11,110
Nash-rocky Mount s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $8,718 $11,529
Nash-rocky Mount s 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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