Jordan Matthews High Overview

2014 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
26.1
Algebra Proficiency
2.6
English Proficiency
2.8
Student/Teacher Ratio
14:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 774 Students
  • 54 Teachers

Jordan Matthews High
910 EAST CARDINAL ST
SILER CITY, NC 27344

Phone: (919) 742-2916

District: Chatham County Schools

Overview

At Jordan Matthews High, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Jordan Matthews High is 41 percent. The student body makeup is 53 percent male and 47 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 68 percent. Jordan Matthews High is 1 of 3 high schools in the Chatham 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 774
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 68%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 62%
Full-Time Teachers 54

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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 70%
Proficient in Algebra 63%
College Readiness Index 26.1

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Distant Town
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 3
Total Students 2,301
Proficient in English (district average) 70%
Proficient in Algebra (district average) 69%
College Readiness (district average) 28.3

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Nearby Schools

Jordan Matthews High is 1 of 3 schools in the Chatham County Schools.

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