Tuscola High School

  • Tuscola High School serves 1,013 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 is lower than the NC average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 12% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 50%.
  • Tuscola High School operates within the Haywood County s School District.
  • Haywood County s School District's 76% graduation rate is equal to the NC state average of 76%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 1013 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 68 teachers has declined by 5% over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 1,013 students
Tuscola High School Total Students (1988-2015)
Gender % Tuscola High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 68 teachers
Tuscola High School Total Teachers (1988-2015)
Students by Grade Tuscola High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 15:1 has increased from 14:1 over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.22 is less 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 15:1 16:1
Tuscola High School Student Teacher Ratio (1989-2015)
American Indian
1%
1%
Tuscola High School American Indian Students (2004-2015)
Asian
n/a
3%
Tuscola High School Asian Students (1993-2014)
Hispanic
7%
16%
Tuscola High School Black Students (1995-2015)
Black
2%
26%
Tuscola High School Black Students (1989-2015)
White
88%
50%
Tuscola High School White Students (1988-2015)
Hawaiian
n/a n/a
Tuscola High School Hawaiian Students (2009-2010)
Two or more races
2%
4%
Tuscola High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Tuscola 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.
0.22 0.45
Tuscola 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.
35%
52%
Tuscola High School Eligible for Free Lunch (1989-2015)
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.
4%
5%
Tuscola High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (1999-2015)

District Comparison

  • Haywood County s School District's student population of 7,445 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 76% has decreased from 92% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $9,239 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 $9,176 is less than the state average of $11,529. The district spending/student has stayed relatively flat over four years.
School District Name Haywood County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
16
1
Number of Students Managed 7,445 912
Haywood County s School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 76% 76%
Haywood County s School District Graduation Rate (2001-2010)
District Total Revenue $69 MM $10 MM
Haywood County s School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $68 MM $11 MM
Haywood County s School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $9,239 $11,110
Haywood County s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $9,176 $11,529
Haywood County 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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