North Buncombe High School

Serves grades 9 - 12

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Raw data sources:
  • Test Scores: Edfacts (U.S. Department of Education), State departments of education.
  • Expenditures: National Center for Education Statistics.
  • Educational Environment: American Community Survey (U.S. Census Bureau).
Date(s) & Update Frequency:
  • Test data: Reflects 2016 – 2017 school year.
  • Expenditures: 2015
  • Educational Environment: 2017 (latest available). Updated annually.

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School Overview

Address
890 Clarks Chapel Road
Weaverville, NC 28787
Phone
(828) 645-4221
District
BUNCOMBE COUNTY SCHOOLS
County
BUNCOMBE COUNTY
Type of School
Regular elementary or secondary
Magnet School
No
Charter School
No
Students Enrolled
1129
Classroom Teachers
64

School Quality Ratings

School Quality Compared to North Carolina

8

(10 is best)

Better than 71.9% of NC schools.

School Quality Compared to U.S. info

7

(10 is best)

North Buncombe High School Test Scores (No Child Left Behind Tests)

Grade 11

Discipline School State
Proficiency in Reading and Math 58 51
Proficiency in Reading 52 49
Proficiency in Math 64 53

Class Size (number of students per classroom teacher)

Class Size
AVG FOR THIS SCHOOL 17.65
AVG FOR DISTRICT 15.09
AVG FOR STATE 15.55
AVG FOR NATION 16.54
SCHOOL ENROLLMENT BY GRADE NUMBER OF STUDENTS PERCENTAGE
Grade 9 314 27.8%
Grade 10 301 26.7%
Grade 11 282 25.0%
Grade 12 232 20.5%
Total 1129 100%

School enrollment by group

Ethnic/racial Groups This School This District This State
White (non-hispanic) 88.2% 74.5% 51.8%
Black 0.4% 7.0% 26.8%
Hispanic 10.3% 16.4% 16.9%
Asian Or Pacific Islander 0.5% 1.7% 3.1%
American Indian Or Native Of Alaska 0.6% 0.4% 1.4%
Economic Groups This School This District This State
ECONOMICALLY DISADVANTAGED 39.7% 56.1% 57.3%
FREE LUNCH ELIGIBLE 34.5% 48.4% 52.5%
REDUCED LUNCH ELIGIBLE 5.1% 7.7% 4.8%
POPULATION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
POPULATION 210,443 10,273,419
POPULATION DENSITY (per sq. mile) 330.1 208
POPULATION DISTRIBUTION BY AGE DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
4 YEARS OLD AND BELOW 5.1% 6.0%
5-19 YEARS OLD 16.8% 19.5%
20-44 YEARS OLD 31.4% 33.1%
45-64 YEARS OLD 28.3% 26.3%
65 OR OLDER 18.4% 15.1%
HOUSEHOLD CHARACTERISTICS DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
Number Of Households 85,468 3,874,346
Single Parent Households With Children 8.0% 11.3%
Adults With At Least A High School Diploma 89.4% 86.9%
Adults With At Least A Bachelor's Degree 33.4% 29.9%
HOUSEHOLD INCOME DISTRIBUTION DISTRICT FOR THIS SCHOOL STATE
$150,000 or more 6.3% 8.7%
$100,000 - $149,999 10.4% 11.7%
$75,000 - $99,999 11.0% 11.8%
$50,000 - $74,999 19.6% 18.1%
$30,000 - $49,999 21.9% 20.1%
$15,000 - $29,999 18.7% 16.6%
$15,000 or less 12.1% 13.0%

Education Expenditures

For This District Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,074 $129,361,630 54.2%
Support Expenditures
Student $467 $11,906,165 5.0%
Staff $391 $9,968,545 4.2%
General Administration $68 $1,733,660 0.7%
School Administration $555 $14,149,725 5.9%
Operation $707 $18,024,965 7.5%
Transportation $390 $9,943,050 4.2%
Other $220 $5,608,900 2.3%
Total Support $2,798 $71,335,010 29.9%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,498 $38,191,510 16.0%
Total Expenditures $9,369 $238,862,655 100.0%
For The State Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $5,068 $7,827,815,398 55.9%
Support Expenditures
Student $428 $660,545,534 4.7%
Staff $269 $415,760,021 3.0%
General Administration $115 $177,540,377 1.3%
School Administration $537 $829,564,776 5.9%
Operation $703 $1,086,134,287 7.8%
Transportation $374 $577,257,724 4.1%
Other $267 $413,041,807 2.9%
Total Support $2,694 $4,160,167,652 29.7%
Non-instructional Expenditures $1,310 $2,023,749,222 14.4%
Total Expenditures $9,073 $14,011,952,856 100.0%
For The Nation Per Student Total % Of Total
Instructional Expenditures $6,336 $324,841,513,788 51.7%
Support Expenditures
Student $572 $29,350,053,799 4.7%
Staff $471 $24,151,307,291 3.8%
General Administration $200 $10,266,593,644 1.6%
School Administration $587 $30,091,720,454 4.8%
Operation $1,010 $51,800,394,937 8.2%
Transportation $464 $23,797,624,893 3.8%
Other $368 $18,843,845,750 3.0%
Total Support $3,673 $188,301,671,729 30.0%
Non-instructional Expenditures $2,243 $114,972,145,768 18.3%
Total Expenditures $12,251 $628,114,952,936 100.0%