Wheatmore High School

  • Wheatmore High School serves 815 students in grades 9-12.
  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 is higher than the NC average of 16:1.
  • Minority enrollment is 9% of the student body (majority Hispanic), which is less than the state average of 50%.
  • Wheatmore High School operates within the Randolph County s School District.
  • Randolph County s School District's 71% graduation rate is lower than the NC state average of 76%.

School Overview

  • The student population of 815 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The teacher population of 48 teachers has stayed relatively flat over five years.
Grades Offered Grades 9-12
Total Students 815 students
Wheatmore High School Total Students (2010-2015)
Gender % Wheatmore High School Gender
Total Classroom Teachers 48 teachers
Wheatmore High School Total Teachers (2010-2015)
Students by Grade Wheatmore High School Student By Grade

School Comparison

  • The student:teacher ratio of 17:1 has stayed the same over five years.
  • The school's diversity score of 0.17 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 17:1 16:1
Wheatmore High School Student Teacher Ratio (2011-2015)
American Indian
n/a
1%
Wheatmore High School American Indian Students (2010-2013)
Asian
n/a
3%
Wheatmore High School Asian Students (2011-2014)
Hispanic
5%
16%
Wheatmore High School Black Students (2010-2015)
Black
2%
26%
Wheatmore High School Black Students (2010-2015)
White
91%
50%
Wheatmore High School White Students (2010-2015)
Two or more races
2%
4%
Wheatmore High School Two Or More Races Students (2011-2015)
All Ethnic Groups Wheatmore 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.
0.17 0.45
Wheatmore High School Diversity Score (2009-2015)
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.
27%
52%
Wheatmore High School Eligible for Free Lunch (2010-2015)
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.
6%
5%
Wheatmore High School Eligible for Reduced Lunch (2010-2015)

District Comparison

  • Randolph County s School District's student population of 18,078 students has stayed relatively flat over five years.
  • The district's graduation rate of 71% has decreased from 94% over five years.
  • The revenue/student of $8,659 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 $8,296 is less than the state average of $11,529. The district spending/student has declined by 13% over four years.
School District Name Randolph County s School District
Number of Schools
Managed
31
1
Number of Students Managed 18,078 912
Randolph County s School District Students Managed (1989-2014)
Graduation Rate 71% 76%
Randolph County s School District Graduation Rate (2001-2010)
District Total Revenue $157 MM $10 MM
Randolph County s School District District Total Revenue (1992-2014)
District Spending $150 MM $11 MM
Randolph County s School District District Spending (1992-2014)
District Revenue / Student $8,659 $11,110
Randolph County s School District District Revenue / Student (1990-2014)
District Spending / Student $8,296 $11,529
Randolph 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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