Alleghany High Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
National Rank
Bronze
College Readiness Index
8.8
Algebra Proficiency
2.6
English Proficiency
3.2
Student/Teacher Ratio
12:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 442 Students
  • 36 Teachers

Alleghany High
404 TROJAN AVE
SPARTA, NC 28675

Phone: (336) 372-4554

District: Alleghany County Schools

Overview

At Alleghany High, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Alleghany High is 12 percent. The student body makeup is 50 percent male and 50 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 15 percent. Alleghany High is the only high school in the Alleghany County Schools.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares to others based on U.S. News ranking criteria.

Medal Awarded Bronze

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Students / Teachers

These counts and percentages of students and teachers are from data reported by schools to the government.

Total Enrollment 442
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 15%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 54%
Full-Time Teachers 36

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Test Scores

U.S. News calculates these values based on student performance on state exit exams and internationally available exams on college-level course work (AP®/IB exams).

Proficient in English 89%
Proficient in Algebra 61%
College Readiness Index 8.8

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Remote Rural
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding Yes

District

This information relates to high schools run by this school's state operating agency. Many districts contain only one high school.

Total Schools 1
Total Students 442
Proficient in English (district average) 89%
Proficient in Algebra (district average) 61%
College Readiness (district average) 8.8

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