First Flight High School Overview

2013 Academic Indicators
College Readiness Index
34.0
Algebra Proficiency
2.9
English Proficiency
N/A
Student/Teacher Ratio
14:1
  • 09–12 Grades
  • 845 Students
  • 61 Teachers

First Flight High School
100 VETERAN DR
KILL DEVIL H, NC 27948

Phone: (252) 449-7000

District: Dare County Schools

Overview

At First Flight High School, students have the opportunity to take Advanced Placement® course work and exams. The AP® participation rate at First Flight High School is 52 percent. The student body makeup is 52 percent male and 48 percent female, and the total minority enrollment is 8 percent. First Flight High School is 1 of 4 high schools in the Dare County 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 845
Total Minority Enrollment (% of total) 8%
Total Economically Disadvantaged (% of total) 25%
Full-Time Teachers 61

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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 71%
College Readiness Index 34.0

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School Data

School profile information is based on government data.

Grades Served 09 – 12
Setting Remote Town
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 4
Total Students 1,619
Proficient in English (district average) 78%
Proficient in Algebra (district average) 71%
College Readiness (district average) 31.3

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