Jimmy C Draughn High School Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
13.4
Algebra Proficiency
N/A
English Proficiency
N/A
Student/Teacher Ratio
19:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 796 Students
  • 43 Teachers

Jimmy C Draughn High School
709 LOVELADY RD
VALDESE, NC 28680

Phone: (828) 439-4312

District: Burke County Schools

Overview

At Jimmy C Draughn High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Jimmy C Draughn High School is 22 percent. The student body makeup is 51 percent male and 49 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 20 percent. Jimmy C Draughn High School is 1 of 6 high schools in the Burke County Schools.

Rankings / Awards

This details how this school compares with 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 796
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 20%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 48%
Full-Time Teachers 43

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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 N/A
Proficient in Algebra N/A
College Readiness Index 13.4

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Fringe 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 6
Total Students 4,211
Proficient in English (district average) 57%
Proficient in Algebra (district average) 55%
College Readiness (district average) 17.0

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International Baccalaureate (IB) data provided by International Baccalaureate of North America. Used with permission.

Nearby Schools

Jimmy C Draughn High School is 1 of 6 schools in the Burke County Schools.

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