Robert L. Patton High School Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#2,172
College Readiness Index
16.1
Algebra Proficiency
3.1
English Proficiency
3.2
Student/Teacher Ratio
17:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,070 Students
  • 62 Teachers

Robert L. Patton High School
701 ENOLA RD
MORGANTON, NC 28655

Phone: (828) 433-3000

District: Burke County Schools

Overview

Robert L. Patton High School is ranked 43rd within North Carolina. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Robert L. Patton High School is 27 percent. The student body makeup is 53 percent male and 47 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 25 percent. Robert L. Patton High School is 1 of 6 high schools in the Burke County Schools.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded Silver
National Rank
#2172
State Rank
#43

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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 1,070
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 25%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 48%
Full-Time Teachers 62

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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 87%
Proficient in Algebra 78%
College Readiness Index 16.1

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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 4,337
Proficient in English (district average) 87%
Proficient in Algebra (district average) 74%
College Readiness (district average) 15.7

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