Avery County High Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
0.2
Algebra Proficiency
2.6
English Proficiency
3.1
Student/Teacher Ratio
14:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 647 Students
  • 45 Teachers

Avery County High
401 HIGH SCHOOL RD
NEWLAND, NC 28657

Phone: (828) 733-0151

District: Avery County Schools

Overview

At Avery County High, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Avery County High is 1 percent. The student body makeup is 52 percent male and 48 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 6 percent. Avery County High is the only high school in the Avery County Schools.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded None
National Rank
Unranked

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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 647
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 6%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 48%
Full-Time Teachers 45

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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 84%
Proficient in Algebra 62%
College Readiness Index 0.2

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Distant 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 647
Proficient in English (district average) 84%
Proficient in Algebra (district average) 62%
College Readiness (district average) 0.2

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