South Mecklenburg High Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
36.2
Algebra Proficiency
N/A
English Proficiency
N/A
Student/Teacher Ratio
20:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,999 Students
  • 100 Teachers

South Mecklenburg High
8900 PARK RD
CHARLOTTE, NC 28210

Phone: (980) 343-3600

District: Charlotte-Mecklenburg Schools

Overview

At South Mecklenburg High, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at South Mecklenburg High is 51 percent. The student body makeup is 52 percent male and 48 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 48 percent. South Mecklenburg High is 1 of 35 high schools in the Charlotte-Mecklenburg 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 1,999
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 48%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 36%
Full-Time Teachers 100

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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 36.2

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Large City
Charter School No
Magnet School No
Receives Title I Funding No

District

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

Total Schools 35
Total Students 38,642
Proficient in English (district average) 72%
Proficient in Algebra (district average) 69%
College Readiness (district average) 22.0

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

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