Burns High Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
National Rank
#1,751
College Readiness Index
21.0
Algebra Proficiency
2.8
English Proficiency
3.0
Student/Teacher Ratio
14:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 1,119 Students
  • 81 Teachers

Burns High
307 EAST STAGECOACH TRAIL
LAWNDALE, NC 28090

Phone: (704) 538-7403

District: Cleveland County Schools

Overview

Burns High is ranked 27th within North Carolina. Students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at Burns High is 31 percent. The student body makeup is 50 percent male and 50 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 30 percent. Burns High is 1 of 6 high schools in the Cleveland County Schools.

Rankings / Awards

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

Medal Awarded Silver
National Rank
#1751
State Rank
#27

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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 1,119
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 30%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 50%
Full-Time Teachers 81

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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 74%
College Readiness Index 21.0

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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 6
Total Students 4,922
Proficient in English (district average) 69%
Proficient in Algebra (district average) 73%
College Readiness (district average) 23.0

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