T C Henderson

  • T C Henderson serves 138 students in grades Kindergarten-5.
  • The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Math is 70-74% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 47%) for the 2016-17 school year. The percentage of students achieving proficiency in Reading/Language Arts is 65-69% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 46%) for the 2016-17 school year.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 14:1 is lower than the North Carolina state level of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 5% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 51%.

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School Overview

  • T C Henderson's student population of 138 students has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
  • The teacher population of 10 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Grades OfferedGrades Kindergarten-5
Total Students138 students
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Total Classroom Teachers10 teachers
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School Comparison

  • T C Henderson's student:teacher ratio of 14:1 has increased from 13:1 over five school years.
  • The diversity score of T C Henderson is 0.10, which is more than the diversity score at state average of 0.00. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
Definition of Terms 2016-2017 School Year DataThis SchoolState Level (NC)
Overall School Rank#542 out of 2,538 schools
(Top 30%)
Math Test Scores (% Proficient)70-74%
47%
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Reading / Language Arts Test Scores (% Proficient)65-69%
46%
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Student : Teacher Ratio14:116:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
n/a
3%
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Hispanic
3%
17%
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Black
n/a
26%
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White
95%
49%
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Two or more races
2%
4%
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Diversity Score0.10n/a
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Eligible for Free Lunch
65%
53%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
5%
4%
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School Statewide TestingView Education Department Test Scores
School District NameTransylvania County s School District
Source: 2016-2017 (latest school year available) NCES, NC Dept. of Education

Nearby Public Schools

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  • School Location Miles Grades Students
  • Rosman Rosman Elementary School
    Grades: K-5 | 302 students
    3.6 miles
    167 Rosman School Rd
    Rosman, NC 28772
    (828)862-4431
    3.6 K-5 302
  • Rosman Rosman High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 337 students
    3.9 miles
    749 Pickens Hwy
    Rosman, NC 28772
    (828)862-4284
    3.9 9-12 337
  • Rosman Rosman Middle School
    Grades: 6-8 | 236 students
    4.5 miles
    2770 Old Rosman Hwy
    Rosman, NC 28772
    (828)862-4286
    4.5 6-8 236
  • Brevard Brevard High School
    Grades: 9-12 | 731 students
    10.6 miles
    609 Country Club Rd
    Brevard, NC 28712
    (828)884-4103
    10.6 9-12 731
  • Pisgah Forest Brevard Academy Charter School
    Grades: K-8 | 325 students
    10.7 miles
    1110 Highway 64
    Pisgah Forest, NC 28768
    (828)885-2665
    10.7 K-8 325

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