Wheatmore High School

3678 Finch Farm Rd
Trinity, NC 27370
(School attendance zone shown in map)
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Top 30%
Serving 686 students in grades 9-12, Wheatmore High School ranks in the top 30% of all schools in North Carolina for overall test scores (math proficiency is top 30%, and reading proficiency is top 30%).
The percentage of students achieving proficiency in math is 60-64% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 51%). The percentage of students achieving proficiency in reading/language arts is 60-64% (which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 50%).
The student:teacher ratio of 18:1 is higher than the North Carolina state level of 14:1.
Minority enrollment is 15% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 55% (majority Black).

Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 686 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 15%
  • : 85-89% (Top 50% in NC)
  • : Top 30%
  • : 60-64% (Top 30%)
  • : 60-64% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NC Dept. of Education

School Overview

Wheatmore High School's student population of 686 students has declined by 15% over five school years.
The teacher population of 39 teachers has declined by 11% over five school years.
Grades Offered
Grades 9-12
(offers virtual instruction)
Total Students
686 students
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Total Classroom Teachers
39 teachers
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School Rankings

Wheatmore High School ranks within the top 30% of all 2,617 schools in North Carolina (based off of combined math and reading proficiency testing data).
The diversity score of Wheatmore High School is 0.27, which is less than the diversity score at state average of 0.70. The school's diversity has stayed relatively flat over five school years.
This School
State Level (NC)
#623 out of 2617 schools
(Top 30%)
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60-64%
51%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of Wheatmore High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Math of public schools in North Carolina by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
60-64%
50%
This chart display the percentage of students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of Wheatmore High School and the percentage of public school students that scored at or above 'proficient' levels in Reading/Language Arts of North Carolina by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Student : Teacher Ratio
18:1
14:1
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American Indian
n/a
1%
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Asian
1%
4%
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Hispanic
8%
20%
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Black
2%
25%
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White
85%
45%
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Hawaiian
n/a
n/a
Two or more races
4%
5%
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All Ethnic Groups
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0.27
This chart display the diversity score of Wheatmore High School and the public school average diversity score of North Carolina by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
85-89%
86%
This chart display graduation rate of Wheatmore High School and public school graduation rate of North Carolina by year, with the latest 2021-22 school year data.
Participates in the National School Lunch Program (NSLP)
Yes
Eligible for Free Lunch
25%
47%
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Eligible for Reduced Lunch
1%
2%
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Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NC Dept. of Education

Frequently Asked Questions

What is Wheatmore High School's ranking?
Wheatmore High School is ranked #623 out of 2,617 schools, which ranks it among the top 30% of public schools in North Carolina.
What schools are Wheatmore High School often compared to?
Wheatmore High Schoolis often viewed alongside schools like Trinity High School by visitors of our site.
What percent of students have achieved state testing proficiency in math and reading?
60-64% of students have achieved math proficiency (compared to the 51% NC state average), while 60-64% of students have achieved reading proficiency (compared to the 50% NC state average).
What is the graduation rate of Wheatmore High School?
The graduation rate of Wheatmore High School is 85-89%, which is lower than the North Carolina state average of 86%.
How many students attend Wheatmore High School?
686 students attend Wheatmore High School.
What is the racial composition of the student body?
85% of Wheatmore High School students are White, 8% of students are Hispanic, 4% of students are Two or more races, 2% of students are Black, and 1% of students are Asian.
What is the student:teacher ratio of Wheatmore High School?
Wheatmore High School has a student ration of 18:1, which is higher than the North Carolina state average of 14:1.
What grades does Wheatmore High School offer ?
Wheatmore High School offers enrollment in grades 9-12 (offers virtual instruction).
What school district is Wheatmore High School part of?
Wheatmore High School is part of Randolph County School System School District.

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Quick Stats (2024)

  • Grades: 9-12
  • Enrollment: 686 students
  • Student:Teacher Ratio: 18:1
  • Minority Enrollment: 15%
  • : 85-89% (Top 50%)
  • : Top 30%
  • : 60-64% (Top 30%)
  • : 60-64% (Top 30%)
  • Source: National Center for Education Statistics (NCES), NC Dept. of Education

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